NEWSWEEK Green Score: 63.9%
Environmental Impact: 53.9%
Environmental Management: 74.9%
Transparency & Disclosure: 60.1%
The Kyocera Corporation introduced an Environmental Accounting System in 2003, and followed up with quarterly data collection and updates starting in 2005. The company evaluates its products using the “Environmental Consciousness Evaluation System” to ensure they are made eco-friendly. Notably, the company has developed a Solar Cell Module that can be fitted onto cars to generate electricity to power the air-conditioning.