Good Energy

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Good Energy doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 24

Good Energy has a DitchCarbon Score of 24 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that the company has a high carbon intensity relative to its industry peers. To improve its ranking, Good Energy needs to implement more effective measures to reduce its carbon footprint and enhance its sustainability practices.

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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Good Energy is part of the energy generation and distribution industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of very high. 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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Good Energy operates in the United Kingdom, 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.
6.44%

...this company is doing 6.44% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Good Energy, founded in 1999 and headquartered in Chippenham, operates within the energy generation and distribution industry, focusing on renewable energy sources. The company is dedicated to combating climate change by supplying electricity from local, natural sources and investing in wind and solar farm development. Good Energy also supports independent generators across Britain with its Feed-In Tariff service, aiming to transition the UK to 100% renewable energy by 2050.

Good news, Good Energy has set ambitious SBTi commitments

Good Energy has committed to targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from their operations, aligning with the necessary reductions to limit global warming to 1.5°C. This commitment involves significant cuts in their scope 1 and 2 emissions, demonstrating their dedication to sustainable practices.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

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