This recognition highlights Ingersoll Rand's proactive work to develop energy-efficient solutions and refrigerant alternatives that will help reduce harmful GHG emissions. In addition to this award, in 2016 Ingersoll Rand was also listed on the FTSE4Good Index Series, named to the 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices and recognized on Green Builder Magazine's annual list of Eco Leaders.Ingersoll Rand Climate Commitment Ingersoll Rand made a commitment to significantly reduce GHG emissions from its products and operations by 2030. The company's Climate Commitment pledges to:
- Cut the refrigerant GHG footprint of its products by 50 percent by 2020 and incorporate lower global warming potential (GWP) alternatives across its portfolio by 2030;
- Invest $500 million in product-related research and development over the next five years to fund the long-term reduction of GHG emissions; and
- Reduce company operations-related GHG emissions by 35 percent by 2020.