Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Boralex doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 55

Boralex has a DitchCarbon Score of 55, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of the greenhouse gases emitted relative to its energy 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

Very low




Very high

Boralex is a company in the energy generation and distribution 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

Very low




Very high

Boralex operates in Canada, a region with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 24.56% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Canada, Boralex operates within the energy generation and distribution industry. As a leading power producer, the company specializes in the development and operation of renewable energy stations, including wind, hydroelectric, thermal, and solar power. Boralex has established a significant presence in Canada, France, and the United States, managing an asset base with a capacity exceeding 1,140 MW.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Boralex

Boralex should explore opportunities for fuel switching in transportation and operations to potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.

Good news, Boralex has embraced SBTi commitments for sustainability

Boralex 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 and implement a detailed plan to significantly cut its carbon footprint to prevent the worst impacts of climate change.

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