Hawaiian Electric Industries

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Hawaiian Electric Industries doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 49

Hawaiian Electric Industries has a DitchCarbon Score of 49 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing sustainability efforts.

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




Very high

Hawaiian Electric Industries is part of the industrial manufacturing 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

Hawaiian Electric Industries operates in the United States, where the carbon intensity is rated as low. This favorable rating suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are supported by the region’s overall lower carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 7.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., founded in 1891 and based in Honolulu, operates in the US industrial manufacturing sector. As a major provider of power, it serves 95% of Hawaii’s population through its electric utilities and offers financial services via American Savings Bank. With around 3,800 employees, HEI is committed to enhancing Hawaii’s economic well-being, environmental sustainability, and community welfare.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Hawaiian Electric Industries

Hawaiian Electric Industries should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.

Bad news, Hawaiian Electric Industries hasn't committed to SBTi yet

Hawaiian Electric Industries has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets aligned with the latest climate science.
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