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Respondent CDP 2008: LSI Corporation

General Information
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NOTE CDP response submitted Word / PDF document attached introduction section possible data inputted online response does match question left box blank check response Word / PDF complete answer company April 2007 LSI Logic Corporation merged Agere Systems form LSI Corporation (NYSE LSI) LSI leading provider innovative silicon systems software technologies enable products seamlessly bring people information digital content company offers broad portfolio capabilities services including custom standard product ICs adapters systems software trusted world’ s best known brands power leading solutions Storage Networking markets information available http //www lsi com/LSI member Green Grid non profit consortium information technology companies professionals seeking lower overall consumption power data centers globe Founded February 2007 Green Grid chartered develop meaningful platform neutral standards measurement methods processes new technologies improve energy efficient performance global data centers information Green Grid available http //www thegreengrid org/ Dr Claudine Simson executive vice president chief technology officer LSI said "Power consumption burner concern managers issues global warming rising costs pushed energy center stage industry analysts predicted data centers soon lack sufficient energy capacity power cool latest high density equipment industry’ s silicon systems storage provider LSI energy efficiency focus R& D efforts delighted collaborating industry leaders promote greening data center " LSI pursuing reduced power consumption broad data storage networking Strategies reducing power consumption start level developed component level company’ s newest generation read channel PHY pre amplifier chips consume significantly power previous generation LSI recently published White Paper subject energy efficiency data center paper entitled "Performance Impact Energy Efficiency" discusses importance evaluating performance efficiency external storage systems data centers meet organization’ s Service Level Agreements fewer disk drives White Paper available downloading LSI website http //www lsi com/powerconsumption

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<>Where available provide following identification numbers primary listings/ordinary shares information company Company Turnover (also known sales) millions US$

 
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1 - Risks and Opportunities
Question 1(a)(i) Regulatory Risks
<>How company exposed regulatory risks related climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to regulatory risks because... 
potential regulatory risks associated climate change LSI include possible establishment energy efficiency standards storage systems LSI currently working USEPA energy consumption benchmarking exercise data storage systems regulatory risks include establishment energy efficiency standards building operations

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(a)(ii) Physical Risks
<>How company exposed physical risks climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to physical risks because... 
Extreme weather events United States disrupt LSI R& D administrative operations Extreme weather events South East Asia region LSI suppliers located result disruption supply chain

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(a)(iii) General Risks
<>How company exposed general risks result climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to general risks because... 
increasing consumer awareness climate change associated environmental impacts customers investors driving shift “ greener” products energy efficient operations directing purchases companies provide types products practice sustainable development

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(a)(iv) Risk Management
<>Has company taken planned action manage general regulatory risks and/oradapt physical risks identified
We have taken or planned action. 
LSI formal quarterly review global regulatory environment determine new impending legislation initiatives impact LSI operations products LSI active member variety industry working groups/consortiums regarding number environmental issues restricted chemical substances energy usage

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 1(a)(v) Financial Business implications
<>How assess current and/or future financial effects therisks identified risks affect business
We assess current and/or future financial effects by... 
managing energy consumption formal operational usage reduction goals declaring reduction goals publicly USEPA Climate Leaders program increasing employee participation energy savings programs implementation formal telecommuting carpooling policies monitoring determining energy/cost savings energy reduction incentives

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(b)(i) Regulatory Opportunities
<>How current anticipated regulatory requirements climate change offeropportunities company
We consider that current or anticipated regulatory requirements offer opportunities because... 
legislative requirements reducing energy consumption improving energy efficiency drive sales newer energy efficient semiconductor electronic storage products

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(b)(ii) Physical Opportunities
<>How current anticipated physical changes resulting climate change presentopportunities company
We do not consider that current or anticipated physical changes offer opportunities because... 
extent associated risk climate change difficult quantify time

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(b)(iii) General Opportunities
<>How does climate change present general opportunities company
We consider that climate change offers opportunities because... 
“ greener” energy efficient product portfolio provide competitive advantage LSI support position socially responsible energy efficient company

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(b)(iv) Maximizing Opportunities
<>Do invest plans invest products services designedto minimize adapt effects climate change
Climate change has led to investment or planned investment in order to maximise climate change opportunities. 
LSI continues invest development energy efficient product portfolio meet increasing customer demands investing energy saving projects meet internal company goals smaller energy footprint

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 1(b)(v) Financial Business Implications
<>How assess current and/or future financial effects theopportunities identified opportunities affect business
We assess current and/or future financial effects by... 

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
Yes 
denoted White Paper titled Performance Impact Energy Efficiency available downloading LSI website http //www lsi com/powerconsumption LSI’ s storage controller technology support organizations meet performance Service Level Agreements fewer disk drives reducing energy consumption energy related costs LSI storage systems enable effective performance watt number fewer disk drives competitors LSI introduced means measuring effective storage usage including performance energy efficiency metric indicator useful work storage performance efficiency energy effectiveness primary external storage looking comparing energy consumption deliver given level performance instead looking storage capacity power consumed users realize benefits improved performance reduced energy costs sacrificing availability

 
2 - Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Accounting
Question 2(a)(i) Reporting Boundary
Calculation tools assist companies calculating GHG emissions particular activities combustion fuels production processes http //www ghgprotocol org/calculation tools/all tools Companies new emissions reporting strongly recommended use tools assist calculations used calculation tool list question methodologies
<>Please indicate category best describes company entities groupfor response prepared
Companies over which operational control is exercised. 

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
Yes 
Option 3 – entities owned/directly operated company California Kansas Colorado Pennsylvania facilities located United States

 
Question 2(a)(ii) Reporting Year
<>Please explicitly state dates accounting year period GHG emissionsare reported
Start date 01 January 2007End date 31 December 2007Financial accounting year 01 January 2007

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
Yes 
Financial accounting year 31 December 2007

 
Question 2(a)(iii) Methodology
<>Please specify methodology used company calculate GHG emissions select methodology used using radio buttons used GHG Protocol ISO 14064 1 references calculation tools used explanation calculation methods devised explain data sources Global Warming Potentials emission factors used calculations reference supplied calculation tool contact provider calculation tool information used methodology devised explain methodology including methods calculation data sources Global Warming Potentials emission factors
GHG Protocol 

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 2(b)(i) Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG Protocol
<>Are able provide breakdown direct indirect emissions Scopes 1 2 GHG Protocol analyse electricity consumption

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 2(b)(i)(y) Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG Protocol Year 1 answers
<>Please enter dates reporting period specified (answer question 2(a)(i)) answer questions period selecting “ Add Additional Year Figures” button end webpage repeat process previous reporting period reporting period possible data going reporting period ending 2004 enter historical data reported information response previous CDP questionnaires

 
<>Please enter accounting year used report GHG emissions details
Start date 01 January 2007End date 31 December 2007

 
<>Scope 1 Direct GHG Emissions provide Total global Scope 1 activity Metric Tonnes CO2 e emitted

 
<>b Total Scope 1 activity Metric Tonnes CO2 e emitted Annex Bcountries
<>7254 CO2e metric tonnes < text="">

 
<>By country Scope 1 activity metric tonnes CO2 e individual country Using methodology state emissions country NB practical list emissions country country basis list countries significant emissions context business combine remainder “ rest world” information format (e g Excel) attach
Country Scope 1 Emissions
(metric tonnes CO2-e)
USA 7254

 
<>Scope 2 Indirect GHG emissions provide c Total global Scope 2 activity metric tonnes CO2 e emitted

 
<>d Total Scope 2 activity metric tonnes CO2 e emitted Annex Bcountries
<>62224 CO2e metric tonnes < text="">

 
<>By country Scope 2 activity metric tonnes CO2 e individual country
Country Scope 2 Emissions
(metric tonnes CO2-e)
USA 62224

 
<>Electricity consumptione Total global MWh purchased electricity

 
<>f Total MWh purchased electricity Annex B countries
97135 MWh

 
<>By country – MWh purchased electricity individual country
Country
USA 97135

 
<>g Total global MWh purchased electricity renewable sources

 
<>h Total MWh purchased electricity renewable sources Annex Bcountries

 
<>By country – MWh purchased electricity renewable sources individual country
Country

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
Yes 
Total Emissions Annex B countries represent facilities owned/directly operated LSI California Kansas Colorado Pennsylvania facilities located United States

 
Question 2(b)(ii) Scopes 1 2 GHG Protocol
<>If unable Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG emissions and/or electricity consumption report GHG emissions able identify description emissions answered 2(b)(i) question 2(c)(i)

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 2(c)(i) Emissions – Scope 3 GHG Protocol
<>How identify and/or measure Scope 3 emissions
Outsourced Activities New Supplier EH& S Evaluation Questionnaire implemented 2008 asks Tier 1 Suppliers GHG emission data Employee Business Travel Plan examine GHG emissions data employee business travel 2008 plan evaluate GHG emissions saved employee telecommuting 2008

 
<>Please provide possible Details significant Scope 3 sources company

 
<>b Details metric tonnes CO2 e GHG emissions following categories Employee business travel

 
<>ii External distribution/logistics

 
<>iii Use/disposal company’ s products services

 
<>iv Company supply chain

 
<>c Details methodology use quantify estimate Scope 3 emissions

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 2(d) External Verification
<>(i) information reported response Questions 2(b) (c) beenexternally verified audited plan information verified oraudited
No (Please go to question 2 (e)) 

 
<>(ii) answer question 2d(i) Yes provide attach copy audit verification statement state plans verification

 
<>(iii) specify standard protocol information hasbeen audited verified
LSI’ s ISO 14001 party certified environmental management auditors review LSI's energy reduction goal associated documentation November 2008

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 2(e) Data Accuracy
<>Does company place assess accuracy GHG emissions inventory calculation methods data processes systems relating GHG measurement provide details explain data accuracy managed
Yes, we do have a system. 
LSi party certified ISO 14001 Environmental management place Carbon Disclosure Project goals calculations 2008 management audit LSI established formal energy use reduction team meets bimonthly information/goals/projects generated vetted team consisting environmental engineering professionals

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 2(f) Emissions History
<>Do emissions reported accounting year vary significantly compared previous years explain reasons variations

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
Yes 
2007 baseline year

 
Question 2(g) Emissions Trading
<>i) Does company facilities covered EU Emissions Trading Scheme
No, we do not. (Please go to question 2(g)(ii) below)  

 
<>If a) provide details annual allowances awarded company Phase years 1 January 2005 31 December 2007 details allowances allocated Phase II commencing 1 January 2008 cases enter numbers punctuation example enter 2000 instead 2 000 enter allowance Metric Tonnes CO2 1 January 2005 31 December 2005

 
<>1 January 2006 31 December 2006

 
<>1 January 2007 31 December 2007

 
<>b) provide details actual annual emissions facilities covered EU ETS effect 1 January 2005 enter emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 1 January 2005 31 December 2005

 
<>1 January 2006 31 December 2006

 
<>1 January 2007 31 December 2007

 
<>Phase II annual allowances1 January 2008 – 31 December 2008

 
<>1 January 2009 – 31 December 2009

 
<>1 January 2010 – 31 December 2010

 
<>1 January 2011 – 31 December 2011

 
<>1 January 2012 – 31 December 2012

 
<>c) impact company’ s profitability EU ETS

 
<>ii) company's strategy trading participating regional and/or international trading schemes (eg EU ETS RGGI CCX) Kyoto mechanisms CDM JI projects Explain involvement following EU ETS

 
<>CDM/JI

 
<>CCX

 
<>RGGI

 
<>Others

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 2(h) Energy Costs
<>i) identify total costs $ energy consumption fossil fuels electric power want enter number 1 ensure use decimal point (e g 0 3) comma (e g 0 3)

 
<>ii) percentage total operating costs does represent

 
<>iii) percentage energy costs incurred energy renewable sources

 
<>More details

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
3 - Performance
Question 3(a) Reduction Plans
<>i) Does company GHG emissions reduction plan place provide details information requested currently plan place explain
Yes, we have a reduction plan in place. (Please proceed to part (ii) ) 

 
<>ii) baseline year emissions reduction plan
2007

 
<>If want information rolling target

 
<>iii) emissions reduction targets period targets extend
LSI recently extended existing corporate environmental initiatives committing reduce company’ s absolute Green House Gas emissions (GHG) 15 percent 2007 levels year 2012 commitment U S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Climate Leaders Partnership Agreement

 
<>iv) activities undertaking reduce emissions renewable energy energy efficiency process modifications offsets sequestration targets set timescales extend
LSI tracking avoided driven miles (translated GHG emissions saved) new telecommuting policy mileage tracker tool deployed August 2008

 
<>v) investment required achieve targets time period

 
<>vi) emissions reductions associated costs savings achieved date result plan

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 3(b) Emissions Intensity
<>i) appropriate measurement emissions intensity company

 
<>Please company’ s emissions intensity figure measurement given want enter number 1 ensure use decimal point (e g 0 3) comma (e g 0 3)

 
<>ii) state GHG emissions intensity terms total tonnes CO2 e reported Scope 1 Scope 2 $m turnover EBITDA reporting year Scope 1/ US$millions turnover

 
<>Scope 2/ US$millions turnover

 
<>Scope 1/ EBITDA

 
<>Scope 2/ EBITDA

 
<>iii) company developed emissions intensity targets
No, we have not developed emission intensity targets for the following reason(s): 
2007 baseline year absolute energy reduction goal LSI consider emission intensity models future

 
<>a) answer (iii) yes state emissions intensity targets

 
<>b) answer (iii) yes state reductions emissions intensity achieved targets time period

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 3(c) Planning
<>Do forecast company’ s future emissions and/or energy use
No, we do not (Please take the opportunity to explain why not and then go to question 4 a) 
LSi considering future emssion energy use forecasts

 
<>i) provide details forecasts summarize methodology used assumptions able quantified forecasts Scope 1 Scope 2 emissions and/or electricity consumption enter numerical data page

 
<>ii) factor cost future emissions capital expenditure planning

 
<>iii) considerations impact investment decisions

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 3(c) (i) Planning Forecasted emissions/electricity use Year 1 answers
page gives opportunity numerical forecasts emissions electricity use possible provide emissions forecasts reporting periods Use “ Add additional year figures” button end page enter emission forecasts successive reporting periods Note enter numbers punctuation example use 2000 instead 2 000
<>Please enter accounting period used report GHG emissions details
Dates selected

 
<>Forecasted Scope 1 Direct GHG Emissions provide Forecasted Total global Scope 1 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e

 
<>b Forecasted Total Scope 1 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e Annex B countries

 
<>By country Forecasted Scope 1 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e individual country Using methodology state emissions forecasts country NB practical list emissions country country basis list countries significant emissions context business combine remainder “ rest world” information format (e g Excel) attach
Country Scope 1 Emissions
(metric tonnes CO2-e)

 
<>Scope 2 Indirect GHG emissions provide c Forecasted total global Scope 2 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e

 
<>d Forecasted total Scope 2 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e Annex B countries

 
<>By country Forecasted Scope 2 emissions Metric Tonnes CO2 e individual country
Country Scope 2 Emissions
(metric tonnes CO2-e)

 
<>Forecasted electricity consumptione Forecasted total global MWh purchased electricity

 
<>f Forecasted total MWh purchased electricity Annex B countries

 
<>By country – Forecasted MWh purchased electricity individual country
Country

 
<>g Forecasted total global MWh purchased electricity renewable sources

 
<>h Forecasted total MWh purchased electricity renewable sources Annex B countries

 
<>By country – Forecasted MWh purchased electricity renewable sources individual country
Country

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
4 - Governance
Question 4(a) Responsibility
<>Does Board Committee executive body overall responsibility climate change state overall responsibility climate change managed answer parts (i) (ii)
No executive body has overall responsibility for climate change. 
company's Green team EH& S Assurance group Energy Use Reduction team overall responsibility managing climate change issues affect LSI operations products

 
<>i) Board Committee executive body overall responsibility climate change

 
<>ii) mechanism Board executive body reviews company’ s progress status regarding climate change

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 4(b) Individual Performance
<>Do assess provide incentive mechanisms individual management climate change issues including attainment GHG targets provide details
Yes, we do. 
LSI does provide incentives allocated preferred parking spaces major locations encourage car pooling use hybrid vehicles LSI annual Earth Day promotions company encourages improved environmental performance (including saving energy) home work

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided

 
Question 4(c) Communications
<>Please indicate publish information risks opportunities presented company climate change details GHG emissions plans reduce emissions following communications i) company’ s Annual Report statutory filings
No 

 
<>ii) formal communications shareholders external parties
Yes 
White papers information provided LSI website http //www lsi com

 
<>iii) voluntary communications Corporate Social Responsibility reporting
No 

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
Question 4(d) Public Policy
<>Do engage policymakers possible responses climate change including taxation regulation carbon trading provide details
No 

 
<>Would like provide additional information relating question provided
No 

 
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