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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 23, 2021 /CSRwire/ ― Commemorating Earth Day 2021, LG Electronics USA is reaffirming its Zero Carbon 2030 pledge to realize net-zero carbon emissions, whereas selling a sustainable life-style, greener merchandise and a round economic system. After decreasing greenhouse fuel emissions from its U.S. operations by 50 p.c,* LG is now striving to succeed in net-zero emissions via extremely vitality environment friendly buildings and operations, renewable vitality use, fleet electrification and carbon offset initiatives.
To convey consciousness to the local weather trigger and encourage client motion, LG is rolling out a month-long social media marketing campaign on its owned channels throughout Instagram (@LGUSA), Fb (LG Global) and Twitter (@LGUS). The marketing campaign invitations customers to affix the carbon impartial pledge by sharing a social submit utilizing #LGCarbonNeutral2030. Working with the non-profit group One Tree Planted, LG will plant one tree for every tagged social submit throughout the U.S. (as much as 10,000). Members can be taught extra concerning the course of via LG-plants-trees.raisely.com.
“At LG, we consider we now have a shared duty to create a sustainable tomorrow,” stated LG Electronics North America CEO Thomas Yoon. “We’re proud to help local weather motion and encourage our neighbors throughout America to scale back their carbon footprint via our Zero Carbon 2030 problem.” From using renewable vitality and delivering extremely vitality environment friendly merchandise to implementing award-winning accountable e-waste initiatives and transitioning to non-HFC refrigerants, “LG is working to make sure present and future generations have a wholesome place to reside, be taught and work,” Yoon defined.
“Collaborating with an environmental improvements chief like LG helps our mission of creating it easy for everybody to assist the atmosphere,” stated Matt Hill, founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist of One Tree Planted. “By planting timber with LG, we’re constructing a more healthy local weather, defending biodiversity and collaborating in important reforestation efforts.”
Seven-time ENERGY STAR® Associate of the 12 months LG helps American customers combat local weather change via house home equipment and different merchandise that ship vitality effectivity with out sacrificing efficiency or type. Over the previous yr, American customers bought an ENERGY STAR licensed LG product each 7-1/2 seconds. Different LG inexperienced product initiatives embody super-efficient variable refrigerant circulation HVAC methods, award-winning high-efficiency photo voltaic modules and superior electrical car elements.
A particular video capturing LG’s inexperienced initiatives will debut on the Occasions Sq. billboard in New York Metropolis on Earth Day, April 22. To be taught extra about LG Electronics USA’s ENERGY STAR-certified merchandise and inexperienced initiatives, please go to www.LG.com.
*In 2012, LG pledged to scale back greenhouse emissions by 50% in its U.S. operations (compared with its 2008 baseline) earlier than the year-end of 2020. In 2019, greater than a yr forward of its purpose, LG met its formidable purpose with the assistance of vitality effectivity upgrades and vitality conservation, and by using greater than 80 p.c renewable vitality throughout its U.S. operations.
About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based mostly in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $56 billion world innovator in expertise and manufacturing. In america, LG sells a variety of modern house home equipment, house leisure merchandise, cellphones, business shows, air con methods, photo voltaic vitality options and car elements. LG is a seven-time ENERGY STAR® Associate of the 12 months. Its dedication to environmental sustainability and “Life’s Good” advertising and marketing theme embody how LG is devoted to individuals’s happiness by exceeding expectations right this moment and tomorrow. www.LG.com.
About One Tree Planted
One Tree Planted is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit on a mission to make it easy for anybody to assist the atmosphere by planting timber. Their initiatives span the globe and are finished in partnership with native communities and educated specialists to create an influence for nature, individuals, and wildlife. Reforestation helps to rebuild forests after fires and floods, present jobs for social influence, and restore biodiversity. Many initiatives have overlapping aims, creating a mixture of advantages that contribute to the UN’s Sustainable Growth Objectives. Be taught extra at OneTreePlanted.org.
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LG Electronics USA, based mostly in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $55 billion world innovator in expertise and manufacturing. In america, LG sells a variety of modern vitality environment friendly house home equipment, house leisure merchandise, cellphones, business shows, air con methods, photo voltaic vitality options, LED lighting and car elements. LG’s deal with environmental sustainability and its “Life’s Good” advertising and marketing theme embody how LG is devoted to individuals’s happiness by exceeding expectations right this moment and tomorrow.LG is a 2018 ENERGY STAR® Associate of the 12 months-Sustained Excellence. www.LG.com.
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