Equinox Gold

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Equinox Gold doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 33

Equinox Gold has a DitchCarbon Score of 33 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that the company has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to peers. There is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions and enhancing their environmental impact.

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

Low

Medium

High

Very high

Equinox Gold is part of the metals and mining industry, 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

Low

Medium

High

Very high

Equinox Gold operates in Canada, a region with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.
3.98%

...this company is doing 3.98% better in emissions than the industry average.

Equinox Gold is a prominent player in the metals and mining industry, headquartered in Vancouver. Founded in recent years, the company has quickly established itself as a key gold producer. They offer a range of services including exploration, development, and operation of mineral properties.

Good news, Equinox Gold has embraced SBTi commitments

Equinox Gold 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 means the company is working towards aligning its operations with the goals of the Paris Agreement to limit global warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Equinox Gold should consider exploring opportunities for fuel switching in transportation and operations to potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.
Participating

Meet our 360 emissions intelligence platform

✓ Comprehensive database of calculators, life cycle analysis, carbon footprints of companies

✓ Peer group, recommended actions, historical reports, data sources

✓ Complete Scope 1-2-3 data, emission factors, yearly breakdown

✓ Complete SBTi and CDP status with sources

✓ Company emission source URLs

✓ Supply level emission factors

30+ emissions data points on millions of companies

✓ Comprehensive database of calculators, life cycle analysis, carbon footprints of companies

✓ Peer group, recommended actions, historical reports, data sources

✓ Complete Scope 1-2-3 data, emission factors, yearly breakdown

✓ Complete SBTi and CDP status with sources

✓ Company emission source URLs

✓ Supply level emission factors

Claim this profile

Are you associate with this company?
Help us improve our data and claim this profile.

Our methodology

Read about our emission calculation methodologies, and what the DitchCarbon Score means.