LG has achieved the objectives of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 7 years ahead of schedule
In 2013, the company LG Electronics (LG) has reduced the greenhouse gas emissions of their products to 38 million tons. This figure exceeded the plan by the company to reduce emissions when using the technique of LG at the rate of 30 tons per year, which is expected to happen no earlier than 2020, according to the company
the company believes that the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions achieved through impressive efficiency equipment. As examples of the linear compressor (Linear Compressor)is used in refrigerators by LG, and technology direct drive (Direct Drive) in washing machines. In addition, the LCD TV LG LED backlit became 67% more economical due to the use of technology and Smart Energy Saving.
For his services for the production and promotion of energy-efficiency LG was awarded protection Agency U.S. environmental protection Agency (EPA) title of 2014 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence Award - the highest distinction awarded among partners ENERGY STAR.
In South Korea, LG has received 98 certificate of low-carbon products in the field of household appliances, issued by the Ministry of environmental protection and the South Korean Institute for environmental industry and technology. In addition, LG has been recognized as the best among the participants of the Club of world leaders to reduce emissions of carbon from 2009 to 2012.