SEAL Awards honors Atlas Renewable Energy with its Business Sustainability award in the Environmental Initiatives Category.
MIAMI,, Jan. 4, 2022/PRNewswire/- Atlas Renewable Energy has been named the SEAL Awards’ Business Sustainability Category winner in the Environmental Initiative Award category. Atlas was honored for its environmental efforts to protect and preserve the Howler Monkey species in its vicinity of its photovoltaic plant at 444MW. La PimientaThe address is Mexico’sMunicipality of CarmenIn the state Campeche.
The program provides three main environmental benefits. It conserves 300 hectares of secondary foliage from the evergreen forest patches, creates biological corridors to connect the forest patches surrounding the solar plant, as well as the conservation of Black Howler Monkey habitat, an endangered species that was red-listed in the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Eddaly Cuesta (ESG Manager) stated, “Helping preserve biodiversity is of utmost importance. This is always taken into account during the design phase of projects.” Colombia MexicoAtlas Renewable Energy. “Seeing this program grow from a basic idea into a program with tangible results was very satisfying from both a professional and personal perspective. Atlas’s outstanding leadership helped make this possible. They understand that biodiversity protection and preservation are essential parts of the development of their projects.
Atlas’ ESG Pillar for Biodiversity Protection aligns with the environmental initiative. It aims to protect and sustain biodiversity and habitats near its renewable energy projects. Atlas hopes to motivate others in the industry to take action for the conservation and protection of species and habitats. Atlas has participated in reforestation activities, donated seedlings and held workshops for environmental education. This has all contributed to the conservation of diverse species across the globe. Chile, Brazil, Mexico.
“We have made a commitment to be clean energy generators and to provide power as sustainably as we can. Atlas places a high priority on taking care of the environment in which it operates. Not because it is mandatory, but because it’s the right thing. We often go beyond what is required by local regulations and do more in this area than is expected. Atlas has done a lot of great things, and I am proud of the support that EPC and Development gave to this program’s materialization.” Maria Jose CortesHead of ESG at Atlas Renewable Energy. “Thank you SEAL Awards” for this recognition. We also thank our trusted partners, BIOS, ERM and Ecology Institute AC for being so important in the development and execution this initiative.
The first phase of this project consisted of the relocation and creation of corridors to link forest patches. Phase two of the program is currently underway. It consists of monitoring and reforestation of the Black Howler monkeys over the next couple years to ensure their wellbeing.
“The environmental merits and benefits of renewable energy have been consistent and obvious,” stated Matt HarneyFounder of SEAL Awards. “Our panel found Atlas’ prioritization for biodiversity and conservation in its La Pimienta Solar Project exceptional and exemplary. We encourage all renewable energy developers and builders to adopt this conservation-centric approach.
Atlas Renewable Energy
Atlas Renewable Energy is a renewable power generation company that develops and builds renewable energy projects in the Americas. The current company portfolio includes 2.2GW of projects that are in development, construction or operational stages. The company plans to expand by 4GW over the next few years.
Atlas Renewable Energy was launched in early 2017 and boasts an experienced team with the longest track records in the solar energy industry. Latin America. The company is known for its high standards in the design, construction, and operation large-scale projects.
Actis, a major private equity investor in energy sector, created Atlas Renewable Energy as part of the Energy Fund IV. Atlas Renewable Energy’s growth focuses on emerging markets and economies. It uses its proven development, commercialization and structuring expertise to accelerate the transition towards clean energy. The company is committed to creating a cleaner future by engaging with the community.
Atlas Renewable Energy is available at: www.atlasrenewableenergy.com
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