Taylor Wimpey

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Taylor Wimpey doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 64

Taylor Wimpey has a DitchCarbon Score of 64, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage and reduce its carbon intensity. A higher score would signify even greater success in minimizing their environmental impact through lower carbon 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

Very low




Very high

Taylor Wimpey is part of the real estate 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

Taylor Wimpey is situated in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 9.81% better in emissions than the industry average.

Taylor Wimpey, founded in 1880 and headquartered in High Wycombe, is a prominent player in the real estate sector. As one of the UK’s largest residential developers, the company extends its services to Spain, specializing in the construction of sustainable homes and communities. They offer a comprehensive range of properties and are dedicated to adding value through expert land acquisition, design, urban regeneration, and infrastructure development.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey should set clear, science-based targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions and regularly report on their progress to promote transparency and encourage sustainable practices throughout their supply chain, potentially reducing emissions by 35%.

Good news, Taylor Wimpey has set SBTi climate action goals

Taylor Wimpey has committed to significantly reducing its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. This commitment involves a strategic approach to decrease emissions across scopes 1 and 2, which include direct and indirect emissions from their operations.

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