Kosmos Energy

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Kosmos Energy doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 13

Kosmos Energy has a DitchCarbon Score of 13 out of 100, indicating a low level of sustainability in its operations. This score suggests a high carbon intensity compared to more sustainable companies. The company may need to implement significant changes to reduce its emissions and improve its sustainability profile.

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

Kosmos Energy operates within 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

Kosmos Energy operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower environmental impact from energy use.

...this company is doing 17.44% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Kosmos Energy, founded in 2003 and headquartered in Dallas, operates within the energy generation and distribution industry. The company specializes in oil and gas exploration and production, with a focus on the Atlantic Margin, holding assets and exploration licenses in several West African countries and South America. Committed to ethical practices and corporate responsibility, Kosmos Energy aims to create value for stakeholders while prioritizing safety, environmental protection, and community betterment.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Kosmos Energy

Kosmos Energy could reduce its emissions by 15% by investing in cleaner and more efficient machinery and equipment to enhance operational efficiency.

Bad news, Kosmos Energy hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Kosmos Energy 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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