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TAISE and Great Taipei Gas Corporation jointly hold CSR Corporate Sustainability Class

Group picture of Ambassador Eugene Chien, Chairman of TAISE, (third from right, front row) and Chairman Jung-Fu Hsieh, General Manager Chen-Tung Chen, and medium to high level executives of The Great Taipei Gas Corporation

 

The Taiwan Institute for Sustainable Energy and The Great Taipei Gas Corporation co-hosted CSR Corporate Sustainability Class at Jasper Villa Xinban of Shin Kong Life on Saturday, February 1. At the venue the curtain was raised by Ambassador Eugene Chien, Chairman of Taiwan Institute of Sustainable Energy, from his opening speech. The course invited Yung-Shuen Shen, Secretary General of Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards and Dr. Yao-Te Chen of Center for Corporate Sustainable Development Research at College of Business, National Taipei University to serve as lecturers. The attending students comprised of Chairman Jung-Fu Hsieh and Chen-Tung Chen, both of The Great Taipei Gas Corporation, as well as 57 medium to high level executives of the same company to deepen their understanding of CSR concepts ad get grasp of international trends through the course.

 

Ambassador Chien pointed out that corporate sustainability and corporate social responsibility have come to be prominent disciplines in Taiwan in that not only the investment in ESG has been increasing constantly, but the Paris Agreement will also definitely speed up the steps of corporate sustainable development that in turn will impact the energy and petrochemical industries even more greatly. Countries like the UK, France have all declared to wholly abolish coal-fired power plants by 2025. In his closing comments, he wished that The Great Taipei Gas Corporation could operate with issues of corporate sustainability in mind and dedicate to total elevation of corporate values and competitiveness and present the company’s image to the public, create its own internal culture to grow with Taiwan’s society and sustainable development.

 

Ambassador Eugene Chien making opening remarks and encouragements

 

Secretary General Yung-Shuen Shen delivering Promotion Strategies of Corporate Sustainability and Their Business Meanings

 

Dr. Yao-Te Chen delivering Refining Strategy of Corporate Sustainability and Benchmark LearningDr. Yao-Te Chen delivering Refining Strategy of Corporate Sustainability and Benchmark Learning