Axel Springer SE

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Axel Springer SE doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 58

Axel Springer SE has a DitchCarbon Score of 58 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing 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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Axel Springer SE is a company in the paper products industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. 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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Axel Springer SE, based in Germany, has a medium carbon intensity rating, indicating a moderate environmental impact. The company’s sustainability efforts are influenced by Germany’s overall carbon intensity, which affects their potential for green operations.
17.27%

...this company is doing 17.27% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1946 and headquartered in Berlin, Axel Springer SE is a prominent player in the paper products and digital publishing industry. As Europe’s leading digital publisher, the company has successfully transitioned over 65 percent of its revenue streams to digital media channels. With a focus on journalism, marketing, and classified ads, Axel Springer SE is actively expanding its digital portfolio through international ventures and strategic acquisitions to become the foremost digital media group.

Good news, Axel Springer SE has embraced SBTi commitments

Axel Springer SE has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop a detailed plan to significantly cut emissions across its operations and value chain to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Axel Springer SE should enhance their monitoring and reporting systems to better track progress and identify additional opportunities for reducing their Scope 2 emissions, which could potentially lower their emissions by 25%.
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