Targets and Future Measures
Contribution to the energy efficiency of buildings
The quantitative targets and future measures described in the following were defined by the Managing Board of Wienerberger AG and the business unit CEOs as well as CFOs. The decisions were taken on the basis of the materiality matrix developed in 2014 for the individual business units and at Group level. The measures foreseen are part of the Wienerberger Sustainability Roadmap 2020.
North America plans to develop new products that facilitate compliance with the new energy standards and offer a higher degree of energy efficiency. Pipelife will enlarge its product portfolio for heating and cooling systems for buildings in 2015. Moreover, Pipelife is continuously optimizing and enlarging the range of planning tools that can be used to measure the heat loss and the heat requirements of individual residential units and entire buildings as a basis for the design of an efficient heating system.