Schneider Electric Professional Services Honored by AT&T with 2012 Supplier Sustainability Award
Louisville, KY. – February 13, 2013 – A commitment to minimizing its environmental impact over the past year has earned Schneider Electric Professional Services recognition as a 2012 AT&T Supplier Sustainability Award winner. The award recognizes suppliers for their support of affiliates of AT&T*, one of the world’s leading data, voice, wireless and Internet service providers.
“The suppliers honored with the AT&T Supplier Sustainability Award help make AT&T’s sustainability programs possible with their innovative technologies and expertise. Together we are improving performance in the areas of energy efficiency, waste management, greenhouse gas emissions and water use,” said Tim Harden, president of AT&T Supply Chain and Fleet Operations. “We’re very pleased to recognize their contributions to sustainability at AT&T and around the country.”
Schneider Electric was one of only four suppliers to receive the 2012 AT&T Sustainability Supplier Award for outstanding contributions that supported AT&T’s supplier sustainability efforts during the past year. This is the second year in a row that Schneider Electric has received this award.
“Schneider Electric is honored to receive this award and we are especially proud that our work is allowing AT&T to meet its sustainability initiatives,” said Steve Wilhite, Senior Executive, Schneider Electric Professional Services. “As an energy and sustainability advisor to AT&T since 2007, we share AT&T’s dedication to sustainability and this award provides validation of our services and commitment to our clients.”
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
About Schneider Electric
As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centers & Networks and Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the company’s 130,000 plus employees achieved sales of about 31 billion US dollars (22.4 billion euros) in 2011, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.