Porsche, VW Group joining forces to emphasize climate protection

For Earth Day, Porsche (along with the entire VW Group) is giving all its employees the opportunity to spend one hour focusing on climate protection, highlighting the Taycan Cross Turismo that it says is the first vehicle to be carbon-neutral throughout its entire use phase.
Porsche is underlining its sustainability ambitions by using Earth Day 2021 to raise awareness of climate protection among its workforce. The action day will center around the so-called #Project1Hour in which the Volkswagen Group brand is giving all its employees the opportunity to spend one hour focusing on this topic.

Specifically, the company will provide information on the facts and consequences of the climate crisis with the help of a special online seminar, offer food for thought through virtual presentations, or invite employees to take part in a climate quiz. The aim here is to increase each employee’s personal contribution to CO₂ avoidance. #Project1Hour is taking place throughout the entire Volkswagen Group, which has proclaimed Earth Day as Volkswagen Climate Day.

Porsche is committed to the climate protection agreement of the United Nations Climate Change Conference and the Paris Agreement. Decarbonization plays a key role here, and it has set itself a competitive target.

“By 2030, Porsche aims to achieve carbon neutrality throughout its entire value chain and for the entire lifecycle of its newly sold vehicles,” said Dr. Oliver Blume, Chairman of the Executive Board of Porsche AG. “We have alread
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