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Auckland Airport

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Auckland Airport doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 41

Auckland Airport has a DitchCarbon Score of 41 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability measures. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing 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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Very high

Auckland Airport operates within the aviation industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of very high. 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

Auckland Airport, located in New Zealand, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental condition enhances the sustainability profile of the company’s operations.
27.55%

...this company is doing 27.55% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1960, Auckland Airport is situated in the heart of New Zealand’s aviation industry, serving as the primary gateway to the country. As a critical infrastructure asset, it facilitates over 70% of the nation’s international travel, handling more than 18.5 million passengers annually. The airport is a significant economic contributor, supporting thousands of jobs and investing in sustainable development to meet future demands.

Good news, Auckland Airport has set SBTi climate commitments

Auckland Airport has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the global effort to limit temperature rise to 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Auckland Airport should establish clear, science-informed targets for reducing Scope 3 emissions, maintain transparency in reporting their progress, and promote environmental sustainability throughout their supply chain, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 35%.
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