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Grupo T-Solar: Sustainability Report and commitment to the principles of the United Nations Global Compact

31 December 2019

The 10 Principles of the United Nations Global Compact are the essential values since the beginning of the initiative in 2000.

They are based on United Nations universally accepted declarations of human rights, labor standards, environment and anti-corruption. These principles are summarized as follows:

Therefore, affiliated companies should not cause negative impacts on their interest groups and society as a whole, but should begin to act as development agents, causing positive impacts that change the way of doing business and improve the welfare of society as a whole.

Each company Signatory to the United Nations Global Compact Initiative must present an annual progress report on its commitment to promote and implement this principles and must pursue the following objectives:

1. Incorporate the 10 Principles into business activity

2. To channel actions in support of the broader objectives of the United Nations, including the 17 “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”:

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) play an essential role, providing companies with a universal and coherent framework to guide their contributions to sustainable development and create shared value. Companies, according to their sector and business model, must identify which objectives and goals have the capacity to influence and start carrying out activities and operations to contribute to sustainable development according to their identified interest groups.

Grupo T-Solar as a generator of clean energy through renewable energy plants not only wants to contribute to the protection of the environment and access to affordable and non-polluting energy, but also aims to promote the eradication of poverty, the promotion of education and decent work, gender equality and reducing inequalities, fighting against corruption and sustainable economic growth. That is why in October 2018, Grupo T-Solar became Signatory to the United Nations Global Compact Initiative.

As follows, on the occasion of the renewal of its commitment to the United Nations Global Compact, last November 2019, it presents its first Sustainability Report. See download on the UN Global Compact website:

The Sustainable Report of Grupo T-Solar is designed in terms of measuring progress, reporting on the initial situation, setting objectives and presenting their fulfillment according to the different defined interest groups.

For its elaboration, all the actions, projects and policies that Grupo T-Solar has carried out have been defined and the results of these have been reported since they were adopted in order to promote the 10 principles of the Global Compact and contribute to the various Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Focusing on its interest groups that are its employees, the environment, the communities around its plants and its shareholders, Grupo T-Solar has defined the following priority business principles linked to their respective SDGs:    

Grupo T-Solar´s Sustainability Report, is an example that its business conduct extends beyond the execution of its business activity, but also aims to create a tool for evaluating measures implemented, identifying opportunities for improvement and aims to contribute to the development of new future initiatives.

For more information download Grupo T-Solar´s Sustainability Report 2018.

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