Bristol City Council

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Bristol City Council doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 30

Bristol City Council has a DitchCarbon Score of 30 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests a higher carbon intensity in their operations and services. The council may need to implement more effective strategies to reduce emissions and improve their 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

Very low




Very high

Bristol City Council operates in the services industry, 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

Very low




Very high

Bristol City Council operates in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the council’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their location.

...this company is doing 13.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Bristol City Council, established to govern one of England’s largest cities, offers comprehensive local government services in Bristol. With Marvin Rees at the helm as the current Mayor, the council operates through four directorates: People, Place, Neighbourhoods, and Business Change, along with a City Director’s Office. Residents and interested parties can stay informed about the latest developments and job opportunities by following their Twitter handle @BristolCouncil or visiting the official website.

Bad news, Bristol City Council hasn't set SBTi commitments yet

Bristol City Council has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). Without these commitments, the council has yet to define clear, science-based emissions reduction targets aligned with the latest climate science.
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