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Octorber 28, 2014

Hitachi Recognized as World Leader for Corporate Action on Climate Change

For its actions to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate the business risks of climate change, Hitachi has been awarded with a position on The A List: The CDP* Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014 (CPLI).

Information provided by nearly 2,000 listed companies has been independently assessed and ranked accordingly. HITACHI is one of the 187 that has been awarded an A grade for its climate performance, earning a position on this global ranking of corporate efforts to mitigate climate change.

With the environment as an important management focus, Hitachi is working to reduce the environmental burden of its business operations. Guided by Hitachi's Environmental Vision with three pillars, global warming prevention, resource conservation, and ecosystems preservation, Hitachi plans to work even harder to develop and popularize its environmentally conscious products and services, and helps achieve a sustainable society.

CDP:CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information. CDP works with market forces, including 767 institutional investors with assets of US$92 trillion, to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them.