• Tungsram CSR Report 2018 is Out

    Tungsram CSR Report 2018 is Out

    Please welcome our Tungsram CSR Report 2018 in which we have summarized the endeavours and successes of the first independent year (or rather 9 months) of our company in corporate social responsibility. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an important factor in maintaining the esteem and reputation of Tungsram. Integration of CSR programmes and practices into...
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  • ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas provides a digital platform for companies seeking to offset their carbon emissions

    ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas provides a digital platform for companies seeking to offset their carbon emissions

    ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas is a social business which has the objective to accelerate the fight against climate change. This digital platform helps organizations to offset their CO2 emissions and so contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Using the tool companies can come into contact with projects offering voluntary carbon credits and...
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  • How the people at Daikin feel about sustainability?

    How the people at Daikin feel about sustainability?

    We asked Balázs Zuggó, managing director of Daikin Hungary Kft. Daikin is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cooling, heating and ventilation solutions. We are not only equipment manufacturers, but also one of the few who also manufactures the heart of such equipment, the compressor, while maintaining a leading role in the research, development...
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  • Not Business As Usual: Seventh Generation Stands With the Global Climate Strike

    Not Business As Usual: Seventh Generation Stands With the Global Climate Strike

    The Seventh Generation belongs to Unilever since 2016 and has been committed to its mission from the start: “The decisions we make today should result in a sustainable world seven generations into the future”. Therefore, it creates awareness-based products that not only keep our homes clean, but also contribute to the health of our environment and our...
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  • Biofilter: “Best For The World”, best for the environment

    Biofilter: “Best For The World”, best for the environment

    In 2019 the certified B Corporation Biofilter Co. is scoring in the top 10% of all B Corps across the Globe as became a ”Best For The World: Governance” honoree. We vote everyday for the world we would like to live in with our purchase, the food we consume, the partners we cooperate with and...
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  • Siemens and BME are extending their strategic cooperation for another five years

    Siemens and BME are extending their strategic cooperation for another five years

    Moving into the 21st year of their partnership, Siemens and the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) are expanding their cooperation: several partner companies of Siemens Group are joining the framework contract extended for another five years. At the signature ceremony of the agreement the leaders of these companies also shared their plans and...
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  • Nestlé inaugurates packaging research institute, first-of-its-kind in the food industry

    Nestlé inaugurates packaging research institute, first-of-its-kind in the food industry

    In September Nestlé officially inaugurated the Institute of Packaging Sciences, the first-of-its-kind in the food industry. The new Institute enables Nestlé to accelerate its efforts to bring functional, safe and environmentally friendly packaging solutions to the market and to address the global challenge of plastic packaging waste.    Speaking at the inauguration, Mark Schneider, Nestlé...
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  • Innovative industrial energy storage project of ALTEO

    Innovative industrial energy storage project of ALTEO

    In the presence of János Áder, President of the Republic, and László Palkovics, Minister of Innovation and Technology, the first research and development program of ALTEO, worth EUR 3,2 million, was completed. The Hungarian listed company was one of the first companies in Central-Eastern Europe and Hungary to build an industrial-scale battery storage facility. The...
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  • Nestlé accelerates action to tackle climate change and commits to zero net emissions by 2050

    Nestlé accelerates action to tackle climate change and commits to zero net emissions by 2050

    In September Nestlé announced its ambition to achieve zero net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. It embraces the most ambitious aim of the Paris Agreement, to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C. Ahead of the U.N. Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit this month, Nestlé will sign the ‘Business Ambition for 1.5°C’ pledge. With this announcement Nestlé...
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  • The reconstruction of the Hydroelectric Power Plant in Gibárt has begun

    The reconstruction of the Hydroelectric Power Plant in Gibárt has begun

    The Hydroelectric Power Plant operated by ALTEO was temporarily shut down, allowing the company to begin reconstruction of the facility, which has been in operation since 1903, for long-term sustainable and safe operation. The historic generator and turbine have not undergone major refurbishments in the last 48 years, but the EUR 3,2 million investment has...
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  • Revived for an energy efficient future

    Revived for an energy efficient future

    Cothec Ltd. has 20 years of experience in the Hungarian energy services market. The last few years have brought about many changes, challenges and continuous improvement. They would like to thank their Partners and Clients for their cooperation, trust and support. Thanks to the eco-friendly technical-based energy services of Cothec Ltd., more than 200 municipal...
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  • Two new solar power plants have been launched at ALTEO

    Two new solar power plants have been launched at ALTEO

    The construction work was completed at ALTEO’s solar power plants on the outskirts of Nagykőrös and in Balatonberény, so following the handover, two more power plants were included in the energy portfolio of the listed company. ALTEO has four self-constructed solar power plants, including the self-constructed power plants in Monor and Domaszék. The company’s solar...
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