We Have Explained Our Sustainability Journey at the “Focus on Sustainability Summit"

30.11.2021
We Have Explained Our Sustainability Journey at the “Focus on Sustainability Summit"

The sustainability activities of companies have been discussed at the “Focus on Sustainability Summit”, which was held in cooperation with DESİAD (Denizli Association of Industrialists and Businessmen) and İzmir Branch of KalDer (Turkish Quality Association) and with the official sponsorship of Aydem Renewables. 

The General Manager of Aydem Renewables, Ömer Fatih Keha, who was a speaker at the "Let's Build Tomorrow Together" panel at the summit, has conveyed the sustainability journey of Aydem Renewables to the industrialists and business people attending the summit. 

Indicating that sustainability is essential in order to bequeath a viable world to the future generations, Ömer Fatih Keha has stated, "As the leading renewable energy company of Turkey, we have adopted an approach that considers the requirements of the global standards as well as the sustainability of the natural resources, the environment and the needs of the future generations."  

Keha: “We have experienced the impact of our strong sustainability and ESG policy in our Eurobond issuance.” 

Expressing that adopting of the sustainability mission will add significant benefits to the companies, Keha said, “We have started our sustainability journey as a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and currently we are a participant in the United Nations Global Compact. In the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance ranking conducted by Moody's/ Vigeo Eiris, we have again become the leader of Turkey in the electricity sector this year and we have also been ranked as the first in the world ranking of "Emerging Markets" category. We have experienced the impact of our strong sustainability and ESG policy in our Eurobond issuance. We have realized the highest amount of green bond issuance in Turkey at the first time and as a single item. Concurrently, we have also undersigned the largest transaction accomplished by a renewable energy company in the CEEMEA (Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa) Region.”  

At the end of the summit, Yılmaz Bayraktar, KalDer Chairman of the Board, has presented a certificate of appreciation to Ömer Fatih Keha, the General Manager of Aydem Renewables.