Greentech Lead Europe: Nokia Siemens Networks has
achieved energy efficiency savings of 9,450 MWh in 2011.
The telecom equipment major has rolled out its first off-grid
base station in Germany with zero operating emissions.
Nokia Siemens achieved OHSAS 18001 safety certification
in four more countries, bringing the total to 14.
The company trained 76 suppliers on sustainability
through workshops in five high-risk countries.
“We remain as committed as ever to sustainability. Our
commitment to the values embodied in the UN Global Compact is demonstrated by
our continued action on issues such as human rights and ethical business,” said
Rajeev Suri, chief executive officer, Nokia Siemens Networks.
Nokia Siemens is focusing on effective systems and
processes that ensure compliance and help meet stakeholder expectations in key
areas. The company made progress in 2011 in key areas including improving
supplier capability and managing the environmental impacts of its operations,
Nokia Siemens Networks said in its 2011 Sustainability Report.