Príncipe de Viana obtains the ‘Sustainable Wineries for Climate Protection’ certification

Príncipe de Viana obtains the ‘Sustainable Wineries for Climate Protection’ certification

Febrero 2024

Bodegas Príncipe de Viana achieves the’Sustainable Wineries for Climate Protection (SWfCP)’ certificate and thus reaffirms its commitment to environmental sustainability.This certification adds to the long list ofsustainable vineyard improvement projectsthat Bodegas Príncipe de Viana has been developing for more than 20 years.

The ‘Sustainable Wineries for ClimateProtection (SWfCP)’ certificate is the first andonly specific certification for wineries in termsof environmental sustainability and wascreated by the Spanish Wine Federation (FEV), in collaboration with the Ministry ofAgriculture, Fisheries and Food from Spain.Since 2023, the seal includes, in addition to the environmental pillar, social, economic and governance sustainability criteria, in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Obtaining this certificate underlines Bodegas Príncipe de Viana’s commitment to sustainable business practices and contributes to the global effort to address climate change. This certificate involves the implementation of specific practices and measures to reduce the carbon footprint, optimize the use of natural resources and promote responsible environmental management in all aspects of wine production.

Bodegas Príncipe de Viana thus reaffirms its daily commitment to sustainability materialised in other types of actions aimed at rationalising water and energy consumption (solar panels, drip irrigation, efficient facilities and machinery), reduction of phytosanitary products (sexual confusion, fertilizers organic origin), waste management (water purification) or biodiversity andlandscape management (commitment to local varieties, precision viticulture).

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