Prysmian Group

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Prysmian Group doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 72

Prysmian Group has a DitchCarbon Score of 72, indicating a relatively high level of sustainability in their operations. This score suggests that the company has made significant efforts to reduce its carbon intensity. A score of 72 out of 100 reflects a commitment to lowering emissions and improving environmental performance.

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

Prysmian Group 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

Very low




Very high

Prysmian Group, located in Italy, benefits from the country’s low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 30.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Prysmian Group, founded in 1872 and headquartered in Milan, is a global leader in the energy and telecom cable system industry. The company operates in the industrial manufacturing sector, boasting revenues of over €7.5 billion in 2016, with a workforce of 21,000 employees spread across 50 countries and 82 plants. Offering a wide range of special cables for various industries, Prysmian Group is a public entity listed on the Italian Stock Exchange, renowned for its technological expertise and emphasis on human capital.

Good news, Prysmian Group has embraced SBTi commitments

Prysmian Group has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. This involves implementing strategies to lower emissions across their scope 1 and 2 activities, which include direct emissions from owned or controlled sources and indirect emissions from the generation of purchased energy.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Prysmian Group should foster supplier engagement initiatives to promote the reduction of emissions, potentially decreasing their Scope 3 emissions by 35%.

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Our methodology

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