Announced in October 2007, Environmental Vision 2021 is the long-term Management Vision of the Mitsubishi Electric Group. It establishes a framework for realizing a sustainable planet and defines long-term initiatives to prevent global warming and to create a recycling-based society.
The motto, "making positive contributions to the earth and its people through technology and action", calls for the organization to work towards the realization of a sustainable society by utilizing the wide-ranging and sophisticated technologies as well as by promoting assertive and persistent actions by the employees. The vision sets 2021 as the target year to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Mitsubishi Electric Group
Mitsubishi Electric Group Environmental Policy
The Mitsubishi Electric Group recognizes that our planet needs to be protected for future generations. Limiting our impact on the environment is thus one of our top management priorities. While respecting social norms, we shall endeavor in our business activities to realize a sustainable society through technology and action.
We will apply our technological expertise and new innovations to reduce the environmental impact of our business and to help preserve biodiversity. The Mitsubishi Electric Group will also strive to make positive contributions through the continuous improvement of our products and services, focusing on size and weight reduction, high performance, resource savings and energy efficiency.
We encourage employees and their families to take part in environmental activities with their communities, and thereby foster environmental awareness. As a responsible corporate citizen, we will also inform the public about our environmental initiatives to promote mutual understanding.
In addition to abiding by the law and respecting social norms, we shall remain sensitive to societal changes and make environmental consideration a permanent part of our activities. As represented by our corporate statement "Changes for the Better", our ultimate aim is to improve the quality of people's lives while making positive contributions to the Earth's environment.