JinkoSolar Selected as an Eco-Leader

  • JinkoSolar has been selected as an “Eco-Leader” by Green Builder® Media for the third time. 
  • Green Builder® Media selects Eco-Leaders every year as a way to honor companies who have taken exemplary steps towards sustainability for their business practices.
  • With this year’s theme focused on decarbonization, JinkoSolar was recognized for its extraordinary strides in reducing its carbon footprint in manufacturing, product, supply chain, transportation, and day-to-day energy use.
  • Jinko Solar is also the largest solar panel manufacturer in the world in terms of cumulative global shipments boasting accolades for the highest quality and performance.

Nigel Cockroft, General Manager of JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc., commented, “As a global module manufacturer, it is our responsibility to lead by example for the PV industry. Providing the world with clean products like solar and energy storage is just a small piece of JinkoSolar’s sustainability story. We have made concerted efforts to ensure our business operations are just as sustainable as our products, from manufacturing all the way down to sales and delivery. It is our hope that other manufacturers see this Eco-Leader recognition as motivation to follow in our footsteps and continue to promote their sustainable practices.”

Related news: Interview with JinkoSolar General Manager for Sub Saharan Africa, Mr Jaffer Wang  

“Congratulations to JinkoSolar for being selected as an Eco-Leader for the third time,” said Sara Gutterman, Chief Executive Officer of Green Builder® Media. “We were impressed by JinkoSolar’s commitment to sustainability and hope other companies are encouraged by their decarbonization story.”

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