Chunghwa Telecom

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Chunghwa Telecom doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 46

Chunghwa Telecom has a DitchCarbon Score of 46 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score suggests that the company’s carbon intensity is relatively high, implying there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. Efforts to lower their carbon intensity would enhance their sustainability profile and contribute to better environmental outcomes.

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Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Chunghwa Telecom is part of the telecommunications sector, which has a 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

Chunghwa Telecom is based in Taiwan, where the regional carbon intensity influences the company’s environmental impact. The sustainability efforts of the company are thus affected by Taiwan’s national strategies and energy mix.

...this company is doing 1.81% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Chunghwa Telecom, founded in 1996, is a prominent player in the telecommunications sector based in Taipei, Taiwan. The company specializes in voice wholesale services, catering to a wide range of communication needs. As Taiwan’s largest telecom operator, Chunghwa Telecom offers a comprehensive suite of telecommunication services to its customers.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Chunghwa Telecom

Chunghwa Telecom could potentially reduce its emissions by 30% by setting tangible reduction goals for all forms of purchased energy, including electricity, heat, steam, and cooling, while improving their monitoring and reporting systems to better track and identify additional opportunities for emission reductions.

Good news, Chunghwa Telecom has embraced SBTi commitments

Chunghwa Telecom 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 strategies to significantly cut its carbon footprint across its operations and value chain.

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