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Nichicon

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Nichicon doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 59

Nichicon has a DitchCarbon Score of 59, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of the greenhouse gases emitted relative to the value they generate. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing 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

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Nichicon is part of the industrial manufacturing 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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Very high

Nichicon, located in Japan, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
17.71%

...this company is doing 17.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Nichicon Corporation, founded in 1950, is a leading company in the industrial manufacturing sector located in Kyoto, Japan. They specialize in the production of capacitors and other electronic components. The company’s extensive range of services caters to various industries, including automotive, energy, and consumer electronics.

Good news, Nichicon has made solid SBTi commitments

Nichicon has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop and implement strategies to significantly cut its carbon footprint across its operations and value chain.

There’s always room for improvement,

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