Bridgestone Tire Manufacturing Vietnam shifting to 100% renewable biomass energy for steam use

• Bridgestone Tire Manufacturing Vietnam– the Bridgestone factory situated in Hai Phong - plans to achieve 100% renewable energy from biomass towards steam use in production by November 2023.

• This transition is expected to reduce CO2 emissions by approximately 92% compared to the emissions produced by the LPG Boiler.

• This effort towards Green & Smart factory supports realization of carbon neutral mobility society and aligns with the “Bridgestone E8 Commitment" which accelerates Bridgestone’s transformation to a sustainable solutions company.

Hai Phong (27.09.2023) - Bridgestone Tire Manufacturing Vietnam Limited Liability Company (BTMV) has officially announced that its factory will transition to 100% renewable energy for steam use generated from biomass. The factory will gradually switch from liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to biomass energy, with the transition expected to be completed by November 2023.