Nidec

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Nidec doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 58

Nidec has a DitchCarbon Score of 58 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing environmental sustainability.

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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Nidec is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. 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

Nidec, situated in Japan, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports Nidec’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.
16.71%

...this company is doing 16.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Nidec Sole Motor Corporation, based in Pordenone, operates within the industrial manufacturing sector and was originally established in 1963. The company has evolved through various ownerships, including Electrolux and ACC, before becoming part of Nidec Corporation in 2010. With over four decades of expertise, Nidec Sole specializes in the design, manufacture, and marketing of electric motors and electronic control units for household and industrial appliances.

Good news, Nidec has made solid SBTi commitments

Nidec has pledged to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the goals to limit global warming. This commitment involves taking actionable steps to decrease emissions across their scope 1 and 2 categories.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Nidec should establish transparent and scientifically grounded goals for diminishing their Scope 3 emissions and actively encourage sustainability within their supply chain, potentially reducing emissions by 35%.
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