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Milestone & Recognitions

Milestone

Fourth Quarter 2020

  • Included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for the fifth consecutive year
  • Mr. Wang Tianyi, the Chairman of the board and CEO of Everbright Environment, awarded "2018-2019 Green China Person of the Year"
  • Shortlisted in the "Leadership" band in the assessment system of CDP's 2020 Climate Change Questionnaire, with the score boosted to "A-"
  • Ranked the first place for the tenth consecutive year in the "Top 10 Influential Solid Waste Treatment Enterprises in China"

Third Quarter 2020

  • The group's first self-developed 1,000 tonnes/day grate furnace manufactured and off the production line
  • Awarded the Most Honored Company in the annual All-Asia Executive Team by Institutional Investor for the fourth consecutive year, with Mr. Wang Tianyi being awarded Asia's Best CEO for the second year running
  • Included in the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index for the seventh consecutive year
  • Jiangsu Changzhou Waste-to-energy Project ("Changzhou Project") shortlisted in the first batch of the "Primary Contact Points of the Key Projects of Central Commission for Guiding Cultural and Ethical Progress"
  • Announced the company's name being changed from "China Everbright International Limited" to "China Everbright Environment Group Limited"
  • Mr. Wang Tianyi appointed as the Chairman of the board of directors of the company

Second Quarter 2020

  • Participated in the Everbright Belt And Road Green Equity Investment Fund
  • Convened the company's 2020 annual general meeting
  • Shortlisted in the Top 10 Firms with Highest Corporate Governance Index Scores for the first time in the Report on the Corporate Governance Scorecard 2020 issued by the Hong Kong Institute of Directors
  • Changzhou Project completed its opening-up and upgrading works, becoming a "community-friendly plant" and an "urban public living room"; the project, which is fenceless, fully-opened and equipped with public amenities, is considered the first of this type in China, and serves a good reference for tackling the "Not-in-My-Backyard" effect
  • Included in the FTSE4Good Index for the fourth consecutive year

First Quarter 2020

  • Secured three waste-to-energy projects in succession, with each project having a designed daily waste processing capacity exceeding 1,000 tonnes
  • Everbright-Qingdao University of Technology Research Institute of Environmental Technology recognised as the Laboratory of Excellence in an international proficiency test by Environmental Resources Association
  • Announced 2019 annual results, with profit attributable to equity holders of the company up by 20% year-on-year
  • Everbright Environment Charitable Foundation (formerly known as "Everbright International Environmental Protection Charitable Foundation") supported Earth Hour Hong Kong as the lead sponsor for the seventh consecutive year

Recognitions

  • A constituent of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
  • A constituent of the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index (also included in Hang Seng (Mainland and Hong Kong) Corporate Sustainability Index)
  • A constituent of the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Benchmark Index
  • A constituent of the FTSE4Good Index
  • A constituent of the CITI Green Chain Index

Six Chinese government authorities, including the Environmental Protection and Resources Conservation Committee of the National People Congress

  • Mr. Wang Tianyi, Chairman of the board and CEO of the company, named the 2018-2019 Green China Person of the Year

China Environment Chamber of Commerce

  • First place in the 2020 Top 50 Environmental Protection Enterprises in China

2020 Annual Solid Waste Enterprises Ranking

  • First place in the Top 10 Influential Solid Waste Treatment Enterprises in China

Institutional Investor – All-Asia Executive Team Ranking

  • Most Honored Company
  • Mr. Wang Tianyi awarded the Asia's Best CEO
  • Mr. Raymond Wong awarded the Asia's Best CFO
  • Top positions in the following categories: Best IR Team, Best IR Program, Best IR Professionals and Best ESG

The Hong Kong Institute of Directors

  • Shortlisted in the Top 10 Firms with Highest Corporate Governance Index Scores

Corporate Governance Asia – The Tenth Asian Excellence Award

  • Mr. Wang Tianyi awarded the Asia's Best CEO
  • Best Environmental Responsibility

CDP

  • Outstanding Enterprise Award in Response to Climate Change

UNESCO HK Association Global Peace Centre and other institutes

  • InnoESG Prize 2020

China Charity Festival

  • Social Responsibility Brand of the Year

Environmental Resources Association

  • Everbright-Qingdao University of Technology Research Institute of Environmental Technology recognised as the "Laboratory of Excellence" for its excellent water dioxin testing capability in the international proficiency testing

Tianjin Municipal People's Government

  • The technologies and application in relation to the efficient incineration of large household waste and control of sensitive secondary pollutants awarded the first prize of the Tianjin Technology Invention Award

China Construction Science and Technology Award Committee

  • The technologies and application in relation to ecological recycling of urban reusable water awarded the first prize of the China Construction Science and Technology Award