Kao Data

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Kao Data doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 51

Kao Data has a DitchCarbon Score of 51, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon dioxide emissions are produced relative to their activity. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing environmental impact.

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

Kao Data operates within the computer services industry, 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

Kao Data operates in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by providing a cleaner energy grid for their operations.

...this company is doing 4.11% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Kao Data, founded in the computer services industry, operates from the Kao Data Campus located near London in Harlow. Established to provide advanced, carrier-neutral data centre space, the company caters to a diverse clientele requiring anything from single racks to entire technology suites. With a focus on high efficiency and reliability, Kao Data offers bespoke solutions with ultra-low power usage effectiveness, serving sectors such as banking, media, gaming, R&D, and retail.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Kao Data

Kao Data should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 30%.

Bad news, Kao Data hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet.

Kao Data has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company has yet to define or announce public goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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