Denbury Resources

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Denbury Resources doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 42

Denbury Resources has a DitchCarbon Score of 42 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability measures. This score reflects a certain level of carbon intensity in the company’s operations, suggesting there is significant room for improvement. The company’s efforts to reduce carbon intensity are below the optimal threshold, highlighting the need for enhanced sustainability initiatives.

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Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Denbury Resources is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. 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

Denbury Resources operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by indicating a lower carbon footprint associated with their location’s energy production.

...this company is doing 0.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Denbury Resources Inc., founded in 1990, is an independent oil and natural gas company headquartered in Plano, Texas. Operating primarily within the US Industrial Manufacturing Sector, the company specializes in carbon dioxide enhanced oil recovery (CO2 EOR) in the Gulf Coast and Rocky Mountain regions. Denbury Resources is committed to increasing the value of its properties across Mississippi, Texas, Louisiana, Alabama, Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming through strategic exploitation, drilling, and engineering practices.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Denbury Resources

Denbury Resources should foster sustainability practices throughout their supply chain to achieve a significant reduction in their Scope 3 emissions, potentially decreasing their total emissions by 35%.

Good news, Denbury Resources has embraced SBTi commitments

Denbury Resources has established targets to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from their operations, aligning with the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. These targets encompass both direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy, known as scope 1 and scope 2 emissions.

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