Hydro One

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Hydro One doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 5

Hydro One has a DitchCarbon Score of 5 out of 100, indicating a low performance in sustainability measures. This suggests that the company has a high carbon intensity relative to its industry peers. Efforts to reduce emissions and improve sustainability are necessary for Hydro One to increase its score.

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

Hydro One 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

Very low




Very high

Hydro One operates in Canada, a region with a very low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company benefits from a cleaner energy grid, positively impacting its sustainability efforts.

...this company is doing 25.44% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Hydro One, founded in 1999 and headquartered in Toronto, operates within the energy generation and distribution industry. As Ontario’s largest provider of transmission and distribution electricity, the company is dedicated to delivering safe, reliable, and affordable power to homes and businesses across the province. With a diverse team of professionals ranging from engineers to arborists, Hydro One is focused on maintaining high-quality service and powering communities throughout Ontario.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Hydro One

Hydro One should explore the potential for fuel switching in their transportation and operations to capitalize on a 15% emissions reduction opportunity.

Bad news, Hydro One hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Hydro One 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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