Employees: 2000 (2007)
Revenue: Approximately ¥5 billion
Broad Group is a leading air conditioner manufacturer based in China, with subsidiaries worldwide including in Australia, France, Malaysia and the US. Corporate and Social Responsibility (CSR), particularly environmental sustainability, has been central to Broad's business philosophy since its foundation in 1988.
The company manufactures non-electric air conditioning, heating and filtration systems. In recent years, Broad Group has also become a well-known manufacturer of sustainable prefabricated buildings, which reduce materials consumption five-fold and manufacturing waste by 99%, as well as being more energy-efficient and earthquake-resistant to level 9.
Broad Group also provides engineering consultancy services for sustainable design, and advice on how to eliminate the need for active heating and cooling.
To reduce 70% of global energy consumption on building heating, ventilation and air conditioning and 15% of greenhouse gases through:
- sales of BROAD energy-efficient products
- the promotion of building insulation technologies
- motivating energy saving codes and regulations