LG Electronics, Inc. (LG) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances. The company employs more than 93,000 people in 123 operations, with 96 subsidiaries around the world, with global sales of $55.8 billion in 2010. LG consists of four business units - Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Air Conditioning and Energy Solutions.
LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, audio visual products, mobile handsets, air conditioners and washing machines. LG Electronics is also moving ahead in the environmentally friendly field of Solar Energy. In 2008, the company proclaimed its charter, ‘Life’s good when it’s green’.
LG plans to reduce the amount of greenhouse gases used by products by 30 million tons annually, and by 150,000 tons by the year 2020. The company has reduced the use of harmful substances in its manufacturing processes and its efforts have been recognised by TÜV Rheinland of Europe and UL of US.
LG’s solar power business has also been launched on the back of LG Electronics's environment-friendly leadership. We're not just going green, we are helping build a sustainable future.