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Climate-neutral appetite for Audi Hungaria: photovoltaic complement on 160,000 block meters

“We are committed to a careful use of resources and therefore wish to keep a environmental impact of a prolongation as low as possible. Approximately 70 percent of Audi Hungaria’s feverishness mandate are already lonesome by climate-neutral, geothermal energy. Our idea is to have totally CO2-neutral plant operation in a future. With a construction of a solar-cell park, we are now holding a serve step to grasp this in terms of appetite supply,” pronounced Achim Heinfling, Chairman of a Board of Management of AUDI HUNGARIA Zrt.

As partial of a corner plan with E.ON Hungaria, Audi is providing a roof areas of a dual logistics centers, any with about 80,000 block meters, for a construction of a solar appetite park. This is where a largest solar plant in Europe commissioned on a roof is being built. E.ON will put a park into operation, consisting of 35,000 solar cells, and will continue to work it, with an annual outlay of some-more than 9.5 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity. This corresponds to a annual appetite mandate of 5,000 households. Thanks to immature electricity from regenerative sources, about 6,000 tons reduction CO dioxide will be expelled into a air.

“We are operative consistently towards larger sustainability along a whole value chain,” said Peter Kössler, Board of Management Member for Production and Logistics during AUDI AG. “By 2030, we wish all a prolongation sites to be meridian neutral. The use of renewable energies is an critical push for this.”

E.ON Board Member Karsten Wildberger adds: “Intelligent appetite government is indispensable for companies that wish to grasp their sustainability goals. We assistance business like Audi to mix meridian insurance with their business activity – and so emanate value for their business and a society. “

In addition, AUDI AG, together with a partners, is committed to feeding resources into sealed cycles and reusing them as totally as possible. “We were a initial reward manufacturer to have a CO2 footprint totalled and approved in 2014. Since then, we have been operative constantly to revoke it further,” pronounced Rüdiger Recknagel, Head of Environmental Protection during AUDI AG. “We are also installing new technologies during all a plants to revoke a H2O consumption, equivocate atmosphere wickedness and urge recycling.”