KKR

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is KKR doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 46

KKR has a DitchCarbon Score of 46 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement. A higher score would denote a lower carbon intensity and better alignment with environmental sustainability goals.

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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KKR is a company in the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. 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

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KKR operates in the United States, a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable rating suggests that KKR’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s lower reliance on carbon-intensive energy sources.
4.83%

...this company is doing 4.83% worse in emissions than the industry average.

KKR, founded in 1976 and headquartered in New York, operates in the finance sector as a prominent global investment firm. The company specializes in managing a variety of alternative asset classes, including private equity, energy, infrastructure, and more. KKR is known for its disciplined investment approach, aiming to produce attractive returns and foster growth within its portfolio companies.

Bad news, KKR hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

KKR 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.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

KKR could reduce its Scope 1 emissions by approximately 35% by transitioning to refrigerants with a lower Global Warming Potential in their cooling systems.
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