AIKO joins the UN Global Compact for global sustainable development
August 23, 2023
August 23, 2023 – Global-leading new energy technology company Shanghai Aiko Solar Energy Co.,Ltd. (AIKO), today announced it has joined the United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact), as part of its commitments to contribute to global sustainable development, aiming to align of its operations and strategies with ten universal principles on human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption.
The participation in the UN Global Compact is not only a high degree of affirmation of the company’s social responsibility, but also another important milestone in the company’s continuous expansion of international influence. Under the UN Global Compact, signatories are encouraged to align their operations and strategies with key principles. AIKO pledges to deepen cooperations with global partners, push forwards responsible global business actions and strive for sustainable development in photovoltaic industry.
As a technology innovation-driven company, AIKO focuses on the development of global new energy system. By constantly pursuing extreme innovation and cutting-edge technology, challenging the limits of photoelectric conversion, AIKO makes that of the ABC technology infinitely close to 29.4%. With the mission of “Empowering transformation towards a carbon-free era”, in the future, AIKO will continue to bring green energy to the world with higher product efficiency and pioneering products, use extreme innovation to drive the accelerated arrival of the era of zero-carbon energy.
Launched in 2000, the UN Global Compact is the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, with more than 23,000 corporate participants and other stakeholders over 170 countries. The UN Global Compact aims to mobilize businesses to align their operations and strategies with its ten principles in areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption, with the goal to accelerate and scale the global collective impact of business by delivering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through accountable companies and ecosystems that enable change.
As a participant in the UN Global Compact, AIKO commits itself to contribute to the world’s sustainable development by creating jobs for local communities and developing goods and services that help local people meet their basic needs in a green and sustainable manner. In addition, the company continues to partner with other businesses spearheading solutions that address the SDGs, to forge a greater impact and increase social benefits for all.