Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Centrica doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 56

Centrica has a DitchCarbon Score of 56 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 denote stronger efforts towards lowering carbon intensity and enhancing environmental sustainability.

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

Centrica is a company in the services sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. 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

Centrica is situated in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 12.15% better in emissions than the industry average.

Centrica GB, founded in 1997 and headquartered in England, operates within the services sector, primarily focusing on energy. As a parent company to British Gas, Bord Gáis Energy, and Direct Energy, it offers a diverse range of services including Energy Marketing & Trading, Distributed Energy & Power, and Exploration & Production. Centrica is dedicated to meeting the evolving needs of its customers across the UK, Republic of Ireland, and North America.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Centrica

Centrica should foster sustainability practices throughout their supply chain to achieve a significant reduction in Scope 3 emissions, aligning with science-based targets.

Bad news, Centrica hasn't committed to SBTi targets yet

Centrica has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining its goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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