BNY Mellon

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is BNY Mellon doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 56

BNY Mellon has a DitchCarbon Score of 56, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon they emit relative to their size and output. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing emissions.

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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BNY Mellon is a company in the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking. 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

BNY Mellon is situated in the US, which has a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This regional advantage supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 5.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

BNY Mellon, founded in 1784 and headquartered in New York, operates in the finance sector as a global investments company. It offers a wide range of services including investment management and various financial services for institutions, corporations, and individual investors. With a presence in 35 countries and over 100 markets, BNY Mellon had significant assets under management and custody as of mid-2017.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon could reduce its emissions by a quarter by shifting to renewable energy for all its purchased energy and by working with suppliers and utility providers to embrace low-carbon solutions.

Bad news, BNY Mellon hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

BNY Mellon 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.
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