Carphone Warehouse

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Carphone Warehouse doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 66

Carphone Warehouse has a DitchCarbon Score of 66, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage and reduce its carbon intensity. A higher score would suggest even greater success in minimizing their environmental impact through lower carbon 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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Very high

Carphone Warehouse is a company in the retail sector, 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

Carphone Warehouse operates in the UK, which has a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.

...this company is doing 18.62% better in emissions than the industry average.

Carphone Warehouse, situated in London, is a prominent player in the retail sector known for specializing in mobile phones and telecommunications services. Founded in 1989, the company has established a strong presence across the United Kingdom. They offer a wide range of services including mobile phone sales, accessories, and related insurance and repair services.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Carphone Warehouse

Carphone Warehouse should set clear, science-based targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions and regularly report on their progress to foster transparency and drive sustainability throughout their supply chain, potentially decreasing emissions by 35%.

Good news, Carphone Warehouse has set SBTi climate action goals

Carphone Warehouse has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include both direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the ambitious goal of limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

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