KT

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is KT doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 30

KT has a DitchCarbon Score of 30 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that KT’s carbon intensity is relatively high, implying a greater environmental impact. The company may need to implement more effective measures to reduce its carbon footprint 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

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KT operates within the telecommunications sector, which has a 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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A company in South Korea operates in a region with a specific carbon intensity rating. The sustainability efforts of this company are influenced by South Korea’s overall carbon intensity, affecting its environmental impact.
17.81%

...this company is doing 17.81% worse in emissions than the industry average.

KT KR, founded in 1981, is a prominent player in the telecommunications sector located in Seongnam-si. As a Ubiqutous Entertainment Company, it specializes in exploring new business opportunities within the realm of information technology. The company offers a wide range of services aimed at integrating entertainment with advanced IT solutions.

Good news, KT has made solid SBTi commitments

KT Corporation has pledged to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Science Based Targets initiative. This commitment involves aligning their carbon reduction strategies with the goals of the Paris Agreement to limit global warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

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