GKN Automotive

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is GKN Automotive doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 53

GKN Automotive has a DitchCarbon Score of 53 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon emissions are produced relative to their activities. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing 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

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GKN Automotive 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

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GKN Automotive 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 its carbon footprint.
11.71%

...this company is doing 11.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

GKN Automotive, founded in 1759, is headquartered in London and operates within the industrial manufacturing sector. As a global leader in drive systems, the company has been engineering innovative solutions for over 260 years. They offer a wide range of services, including the design, development, and production of advanced driveline systems and technologies.

Good news, GKN Automotive has embraced SBTi commitments

GKN Automotive 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 will develop and implement strategies to significantly cut its carbon footprint across its operations and value chain to align with the goal of limiting global warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

GKN Automotive should explore opportunities for fuel switching in transportation and operations to potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.
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