Founded in 1987, TSMC has become a leading manufacturer of discrete semiconductor components and is the world’s first dedicated semiconductor foundry. With the aim of becoming a practitioner in green power, TSMC carried out 667 projects in energy and water conservation to achieve a long-term target of 20% renewable energy for the entire company. In 2018, TSMC purchased 880GWh of renewable energy which was the largest amount bought in the Taiwan semiconductor industry. As part of its continued sustainability drive, all overseas sites now use 100% renewable energy as of the end of 2018.
HQ: Hsinchu, Taiwan
No. of Employees: 48,000
Revenue: US$33bn (2018)
Chief Procurement Officer: J.K. Lin