Hg sustainability report

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Hg sustainability report doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 69

Hg’s sustainability report indicates a DitchCarbon Score of 69, reflecting a moderate level of sustainability efforts. This score suggests that the company’s carbon intensity is being managed with a degree of success. A higher score would denote even greater achievements in reducing carbon intensity and enhancing sustainability measures.

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

Hg operates in the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking. 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

The company in the United Kingdom has a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating that its operations are in a region with a strong commitment to sustainability. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s efforts to maintain a low carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 18.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

Hg, founded in 2000 and headquartered in London, operates in the finance sector, specializing in private equity investments. The company, which emerged from Mercury Private Equity, offers services in building businesses across technology, business services, and industrial technology sectors. With over £8 billion in funds under management and a commitment to responsible investment, Hg serves a diverse clientele including pension funds and insurance companies.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Hg sustainability report

The company should set clear, science-based targets for reducing Scope 3 emissions to potentially decrease their emissions by 35%.

Good news, Hg has committed to science-based climate targets

Hg has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from both direct operations and purchased energy. These targets align with the global effort to limit temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

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