KBC Group

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is KBC Group doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 61

KBC Group has a DitchCarbon Score of 61 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage and reduce its carbon intensity. A higher score would signify even greater success in minimizing their environmental impact through lower carbon emissions.

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

KBC Group 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

KBC Group is situated in Belgium, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by providing a cleaner energy grid and lower baseline emissions.

...this company is doing 10.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

KBC Group, founded in 1998, is an independent European banking group with a strong presence in Belgium and Central Europe. Headquartered in Lille, the company operates in the finance sector, offering services to businesses with international operations and revenues ranging from 30 million to 5 billion euros. KBC Group supports both French companies expanding abroad, particularly in its domestic markets, and foreign enterprises looking to establish and grow in France.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for KBC Group

KBC Group 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%.

Good news, KBC Group has embraced SBTi commitments

KBC Group has pledged to align its operations and strategies with the Science Based Targets initiative to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. This commitment means the company will implement science-driven environmental goals to limit global warming and transition towards a low-carbon economy.

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