SCHAFFHOUSE, Swiss, September 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — TE Connectivity, a global leader in connectors and sensors, has won a 2022/23 GreenTech Award from the Swiss Institute for Quality Testing (SIQT) for the breadth of its recent innovations in sustainable technology.
The award was given to SwissLuxembourg-based companies that have distinguished themselves in one of the eight sustainable development segments defined by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, a global intergovernmental forum created to develop policy standards aimed at promoting sustainable economic growth. SIQT, the awarding body, is an independent market research institute based in Zürich which compares companies to others in their industries.
TE was recognized for the number of patents it has received, as well as the influence of its advances on other innovations, in three categories: energy, production of climate-friendly goods and transportation. TE engineers continue to advance technology that enables renewable energy sources, safer and more efficient factories, and electric and automated vehicles.
“Sustainability is an important part of our business purpose, in how we make our technology and what it enables,” the CEO said. Terrence Courtin. “The work done by TE innovators globally is having a positive impact on our world and we are proud to be recognized for it.
SIQT scored each company based on the number of patents from patent offices around the world from 2020 to 2021, as well as all citations of its patents. Companies that scored above average in at least one of the technology areas were awarded as winners of the GreenTech Award 2022/23.
For more information, visit www.qualitaetstest.ch/awards/green-tech-2022-23.
ABOUT TE CONNECTIVITY
TE Connectivity (NYSE:TEL) is a global leader in industrial technologies creating a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future. Our wide range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications and the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE makes sure EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more about www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.
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