Fairchild Green

Message from CEO Mark Thompson

Thompson Green Logo
Fairchild Semiconductor is the leading supplier of power semiconductors to the world. By nature, our products optimize system power thereby helping our customers and end-product consumers reduce energy consumption and reduce their global environmental footprint. Energy efficiency is our business. We are dedicated to protecting the environment, providing a safe and healthy workplace, and utilizing industry leading manufacturing practices for environmental responsibility and sustainability.

Sincerely,
Mark Thompson - President and CEO

 

Fairchild Products that Drive Energy Efficiency

RoHS/Green

Environmental concerns are driving the need for lead-free devices and Green manufacturing processes. The products you receive from Fairchild Semiconductor are compliant with RoHS and lead-free requirements, and meet environmental, health and safety standards. Our Green manufacturing processes ensure the products you order also contribute to a Greener environment.

What's Fairchild doing to reduce energy consumption?

  • Installed variable speed motors, shut off equipment when not in use, timers on lights, utilize on-demand heating and cooling, modified temperature sensors in office buildings, installed sky lights, installed CFL/LFL light bulbs in buildings
  • Using 1000 blocks of 100kwh per month of wind energy at our Utah facility
  • Philippines site reduced energy consumption by 40.8 percent from 1998 – 2007
  • Internet Technology/Servers
    • Replacing and consolidating servers as their serviceable life ends with newer, smaller and more energy-efficient servers
    • Reduced power consumption by 43 percent between 2004 to 2007
  • Water usage
    • Monitor and record the rates of water usage on a site-by-site basis
    • Reduced water usage by over 53 million gallons from 2000 through 2007
  • Recycled non-hazardous material
    • 2000 through 2007 = 38,676 tons

Energy and Environmental Design

Fairchild Semiconductor's Energy and Environmental Design Team is chartered to identify energy-conservation projects at its major manufacturing sites worldwide. This meets on a regular basis to share best practices and suggestions on fostering corporate responsibility, reducing operating costs through energy conservation and reducing the impact on the climate.

Environmental Management

Fab Inside

Green Links

Share:
Green Links
Fab Tech
2014 Fairchild Semiconductor. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Terms of Sale | Trademarks | Site Map | 苏ICP备11059640号 Saving Our World 1mW at a Time
  Knowledge Base Support Request Form.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
         
       
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Slide to enable Submit button:
 
 
Locked Unlocked