Sustainability Report FY 2021

84 We manage as if we were guardians We grow by sharing Methodological notes Annex We respect our history through sustainable innovation We preserve value through regeneration Energy Reducing energy consumption and using renewable resources are the focus of our principles to reduce the environmental impact and hand over natural resour- ces to future generations. Energy consumption is monitored by reading the meters several times a year. As a principal production site, Ruffino S.r.l. analyzes its electricity and methane usage on a monthly basis in order to identity consumption trends in previous years as well as any variances. Energy from renewable sources 100% in Ruffino S.r.l. -8% energy consumption vs FY 2019 In FY 2021, the energy mix consists in 56% of the electricity acquired for lighting (1,235 GJ), for air conditioning (heating and cooling) (3,413 GJ) and for production processes 18 (7,051 GJ); for the latter, 60% of the electricity acquired is used. Approximately 33% consists in the fuel (diesel and petrol) used in the corporate car fleet, while the lesser figures concern the natural gas used by Ruffino S.r.l. for air conditioning and production (1,895 GJ) and the LGP used for heating at the Te- nute Ruffino headquarters (418 GJ). 18 In Tenute Ruffino, production includes both agricultural and cellar processes. Electricity acquired Natural gas LPG for heating Fuel used for the company car fleet 56% 9% 2% 33%