Carbon Footprint Reduction Program TBIG'S
Posted on 22nd October 2019
Jakarta, 22 October 2019 - PT. Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk, for the second time conducted a carbon footprint reduction program, named TBIG Heart. The TBIG Heart Program is a Corporate Social Responsibility ("CSR") program that engages TBIG employees in tree planting activities annually which is a form of affirmative policy from the Company to participate in an effort to reduce air pollution levels.
This year, 57 TBIG employees participated in the program which took place in the Petungkriyono area, Pekalongan Regency, Central Java Province. The number of participant more than doubled from last year. The activity which was carried out on October 19, 2019, TBIG received support from Perum Perhutani, which provided land for the tree planting.
Chief of Business Support Officer of PT. Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk, Lie Si An, explained that the carbon footprint reduction activities are the company's annual routine activities. "We are running this program as a concrete action to help the Government and the wider community in reducing the impact of air pollution." Furthermore, Lie Si An explained that employee engagement is one of the company's CSR characteristics. "Employee involvement is one of the most important parts in TBIG's CSR implementation. Because one of the targets for TBIG's CSR implementation is employees who are an internal part of the company," he explained. Lie Si An also appreciated the support of the Pekalongan Regency Government and Perum Perhutani.
Meanwhile President Director of PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk, Herman Setya Budi, emphasized that TBIG has a real commitment to contribute to social and environmental issues in its operational areas. "In this environmental pillar we are continuing to realize our commitment to help reduce the impact of air pollution. We want to be part of the process of solving environmental problems that exist in our operational areas, "he stressed.
About PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk:
PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk (“TBIG”), is a provider of telecommunications infrastructure for the placement of BTS by telecommunications operators in Indonesia.
TBIG is publicly listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange and is majority owned by Saratoga Group and Provident Capital.
For more information, please contact:
Helmy Yusman Santoso
Director & Corporate Secretary
Tower Bersama Infrastructure, Tbk.
Telp: +6221-2924 8900
Faks: +6221-2157 2015