Ares Capital

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Ares Capital doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 43

Ares Capital has a DitchCarbon Score of 43 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability measures. This score reflects a certain level of carbon intensity in the company’s operations and practices. There is room for improvement in reducing emissions and enhancing their overall sustainability efforts.

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

Industry emissions intensity

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Ares Capital operates in the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. 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

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Very high

Ares Capital, located in the United States, benefits from the country’s low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental condition supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.
7.83%

...this company is doing 7.83% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Ares Capital, founded in 2004, is a prominent player in the finance sector based in London. The company specializes in providing a wide range of financial services to its diverse clientele. With its strategic location in one of the world’s leading financial hubs, Ares Capital has established itself as a key institution in the industry.

Bad news, Ares Capital hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Ares Capital has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets to align with global efforts to mitigate climate change.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Ares Capital should undertake a thorough assessment of all direct emissions sources to better understand and manage their Scope 1 footprint.
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