Doğuş Otomotiv will add a new one to the works it carries out in line with its sustainability strategy and Environment and Energy Management Policy by installing solar energy panels on the roof of the logistics center in Şekerpınar. It also aims to reduce its footprint.
12.5 million investment
11,500 solar panels to be installed on an area of 19 thousand square meters of Doğuş Otomotiv Logistics Center located in Şekerpınar, with an investment of approximately 12.5 million TL, will meet 62 percent of the company’s annual electricity need. The installation is aimed to be completed in 2021. Doğuş Otomotiv Executive and Board Chairman Ali Bilaloğlu stated that they consider climate change as a financial risk due to its direct impact on economic development and inequality factors in the world, and to reduce these risks anticipated in the medium and long term and implement the necessary improvements. He stated that they are role models for the sector to spend money. “Protection of the ecological environment, efficient use of resources and zero waste practices are among the most important expectations of all our key stakeholders, especially our investors. As part of our goal-oriented sustainability and stakeholder engagement efforts, we have established the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and are entering the certification. Then we will apply for the ZERO WASTE Certificate ”.
Dealers will also attend
Energy strategy, stated that Turkey’s progress in parallel with Ali Bilaloğlu put that energy vision for 2023, “not only our headquarters We want our resellers throughout Turkey also enable them to produce their own energy. In the second leg of the program, we are planning to install solar energy panels in an area of approximately 235 thousand square meters with the participation of our authorized dealers. “Approximately 97 percent of our annual energy need has the potential to be met from renewable energy sources.”