Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is RBC doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 58

RBC 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 denote stronger efforts towards minimizing carbon intensity and enhancing 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

Very low




Very high

RBC operates within the finance sector, which has a very 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

The company RBC is located in Canada, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that RBC’s operations benefit from the country’s strong sustainability efforts and clean energy usage.

...this company is doing 7.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

RBC CA, situated in the heart of Canada’s financial industry, was established in the year 1864. As a leading institution in the finance sector, RBC CA specializes in a wide array of services including personal and commercial banking, wealth management, and capital markets. The company has built a reputation for excellence and trust, serving clients across the nation with innovative financial solutions.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for RBC

RBC should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 0.3%.

Bad news, RBC has yet to commit to SBTi goals.

RBC has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Without these targets, the company lacks a clear, science-based plan to align with global efforts to mitigate climate change.
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