SoliTek Elevates EcoVadis Certification to Silver
SoliTek, proudly announces the upgrade of its EcoVadis certification from Bronze to Silver, underscoring its steadfast commitment to sustainable practices and corporate responsibility.
EcoVadis, a global authority in assessing sustainability performance for businesses worldwide, awards medals based on stringent evaluations of companies' environmental, social, and ethical initiatives. SoliTek's remarkable dedication and progress in these areas have earned the esteemed Silver certification.
To achieve the Silver rating, SoliTek surpassed stringent benchmarks, scoring between 59 and 69 out of 100 and securing a place among the top 25% of all companies evaluated by EcoVadis. The company demonstrated exceptional performance across various sustainability themes, including Environment, Labour & Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement, meeting stringent minimum score thresholds.
The journey towards attaining this elevated certification was marked by strategic initiatives and focused efforts by SoliTek. Notable steps included the implementation of fresh sustainable procurement criteria, comprehensive calculations of Scope 3 emissions, the introduction of approximately nine new environmental, social, and supplier policies, and the enforcement of a robust recycling strategy for end-of-life solar modules. Additionally, SoliTek diligently conducted supplier audits, resulting in actionable mitigation reports.
"We take immense pride in achieving the Silver certification from EcoVadis, a testament to our unwavering dedication to sustainability," said Julius Sakalauskas, CEO of SoliTek. "This accomplishment underscores our ongoing commitment to environmental stewardship, ethical business operations, and social responsibility. It strengthens our resolve to continuously enhance our sustainability efforts."
SoliTek's elevation to the Silver certification by EcoVadis reaffirms its position as a responsible corporate entity and sets a new standard for sustainability practices within the solar industry. The company remains resolute in its mission to drive positive change and contribute significantly to a more sustainable future.
The President of Malta Mr. George William Vella Visited SoliTek
In a significant stride towards enhancing the synergy between Malta and Lithuania in renewable energy, SoliTek, a pioneer in the sector, was honored to host the President of Malta, Mr. George Vella, at its administrative and production facilities on February 28th. This prestigious visit underscores the shared vision and commitment of Lithuania and Malta towards achieving net-zero targets within the renewable energy landscape.
SoliTek's Research Uncovers Groundbreaking Results
SoliTek just announced findings from recent series of module durability tests. These tests, which compared EVA and POE encapsulants, have shown stark differences in module durability, with POE encapsulated modules demonstrating significantly enhanced longevity. The preference for glass-glass modules plays a significant role in influencing the decisions of module makers regarding encapsulants.
Solitek partners with Swiss companies for the Alpine solar projects
SoliTek has joined forces with REECH AG for the projects in Switzerland. Engadiner Kraftwerke selected Solitek as the supplier for their alpine solar power project. Constructed on the road wall, PV system will help to close the sustainable energy winter gap. SoliTek frameless solar panels were installed on the flat roof with the 90° angle - they do not need maintenance during winter and make the PV-system practical and aesthetic.
SoliTek Tackles Shipping Challenges with Innovative Approaches
In contrast to the turbulent shipping environment, SoliTek emerges as a steady and forward-thinking player. The company distinguishes itself by focusing on manufacturing, crafting high-quality solar modules within Europe. This approach not only emphasizes SoliTek's commitment to quality but also insulates it from the challenges plaguing global shipping routes.
SoliTek Honored with Silver Solar Diversity Champion Award
In a significant recognition of its commitment to diversity and inclusivity, SoliTek has been awarded the prestigious Silver Solar Diversity Champion Award by SolarPower Europe. The Solar Diversity Champion Awards aims to celebrate and honor organizations within the European solar sector that have demonstrated exceptional dedication to fostering diversity and gender equality.