Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is ACC doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 20

ACC has a DitchCarbon Score of 20 out of 100, indicating a low performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests a high carbon intensity in the company’s operations. The company needs significant improvements to reduce its emissions and enhance its sustainability profile.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

ACC operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

The company in India operates in a region with a very high carbon intensity rating, indicating significant greenhouse gas emissions per unit of energy produced. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts may face challenges due to the high carbon footprint associated with its location’s energy supply.

...this company is doing 21.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

ACC Limited, headquartered in Mumbai, is a titan in the Indian industrial manufacturing sector, particularly known for its cement production. Founded in 1936, the company has established itself as a leading cement manufacturer with an extensive network across India and is now part of the global LafargeHolcim group. ACC Limited offers a wide range of services including the production of cement and concrete, and is recognized for its environmental initiatives and corporate citizenship.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for ACC

ACC should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions, potentially reducing their emissions by 15%.

Good news, ACC has set strong SBTi commitments

ACC has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from both direct operations and purchased energy. These targets align with the global effort to limit temperature rise to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

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