The London-based rating agency CDP has confirmed an "A-" rating (Leadership level) for GF, a very good achievement and a testimony to the efforts that GF is making on its journey to become a sustainability and innovation leader. GF also scored higher than the European and the Powered Machinery sector averages.
Despite the impact of COVID-19, GF has implemented a number of measures worldwide to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption. Among these are the purchase and self-generation of renewable electricity and using water in closed-loop cooling cycles. GF is developing sustainable innovations, with the ambition to decouple resource consumption from growth.
Governing, identifying opportunities and implementing improvement measures are key pillars of GF's environmental management and a core part of GF's sustainability program.