Katowice/Munich, 10. Dec 2018: On a occasion
of a UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, a BMW Group
announced that a association is already sourcing electricity from
renewable sources by 100% in Europe. Furthermore, a BMW Group
underlined that it will source electricity from renewable sources
worldwide by 2020.
The BMW Group is committed to decarbonisation in in a transport
sector. The holistic proceed of a BMW Group to appetite management
during a prolongation and a transparent plan to boost a array of
electrified models opposite all brands and indication array are an important
grant in this direction.
The partnership between a UN Climate Change Conferences and a BMW
Group dates behind to 1992. After invariably participating in a COP
meridian conferences given 2008, a BMW Group will once again play an
active partial during COP 24. This year, a discussion will be presided over
by a Government of Poland and take place in Katowice, Poland, from 3
to 14 Dec 2018.
Sustainable Innovation Forum 2018
At COP24, a BMW Group will be benefaction in opposite events and
formats, contributing both procedure and imagination to talks and
presentations on tolerable development. The BMW Group once again
assumes a purpose as title unite of a Sustainable Innovation
Forum on 9 and 10 Dec 2018. The Sustainable Innovation Forum
(SIF), now in a 9th Edition has determined itself as the
premier sustainability eventuality during UN COP, providing heading stakeholders
from a domestic arena, business universe and multitude opposite sectors
and industries with a ideal height to plead a hurdles of
Focus on Four Key Streams
The Forum will open with an creation day on 4 pivotal streams,
Circular economy, tolerable mobility, appetite transition and meridian finance.
In a discussions with lawmakers and business leaders as good as
NGOs, member of a BMW Group will disciple a significance of
implementing a Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and share their
views on how companies like BMW Group can yield solutions to
decarbonize a mobility sector.
The BMW Group will also benefaction in a muster area of a Forum
a formula of a 2018 Stakeholder Dialogue Series “Cities in
Progress”, this array reached a final end in Berlin last
October. Previous events took place in Los Angeles, Melbourne,
Shenzhen and Rotterdam with a concentration on exchanging ideas with the
opposite stakeholders concerned and rising initial collaborative
projects. The dialogues focused on how mobility will develop in the
cities of a destiny and explored choice mobility concepts. In
all 5 cities visited a categorical hurdles forked out by the
participants were trade congestion, atmosphere wickedness and miss of
parking space. The stakeholders common their expectations for a BMW
Group to yield new mobility services in further to a existing
products and services, as good as to have a product portfolio
primarily featuring emission- giveaway vehicles.