Hindustan Petroleum Corporation

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Hindustan Petroleum Corporation doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 9

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation has a DitchCarbon Score of 9 out of 100, indicating a high carbon intensity in its operations. This low score suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are minimal and that it has significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. The company is not currently a leader in sustainability and must take substantial steps to lower its carbon footprint.

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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Very high

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation operates in 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

Very low




Very high

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation, located in India, operates in a region with a very high carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts may be significantly challenged by the country’s overall high carbon emissions.

...this company is doing 21.44% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), founded in 1974, is a leading entity in the energy generation and distribution industry in India. With its headquarters in Mumbai, HPCL operates in the petroleum refining and marketing sector, managing two major refineries and holding a significant stake in Mangalore Refinery & Petrochemicals Limited. The company offers a wide range of services, including the production of various petroleum fuels, specialties, and over 300 grades of lubricants, as well as a comprehensive marketing network with extensive supply and distribution infrastructure.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Hindustan Petroleum Corporation

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation should focus on creating products that are more energy-efficient and have a reduced carbon footprint to potentially decrease their emissions by 15%.

Bad news, Hindustan Petroleum still without SBTi commitments

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation 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 to align with global climate action efforts.
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