University of Lincoln

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is University of Lincoln doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 30

The University of Lincoln has a DitchCarbon Score of 30 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that the university has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to other institutions. To improve its ranking, the University of Lincoln needs to implement more effective measures to reduce its carbon emissions and enhance its sustainability practices.

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Industry emissions intensity

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The University of Lincoln operates within the education 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

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The University of Lincoln, situated in the UK, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the university’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with its location.
16.69%

...this company is doing 16.69% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1861, the University of Lincoln is a distinguished institution in the education sector, situated in the historic city of Lincoln, UK. It offers a wide array of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, renowned for excellent graduate prospects and world-class research across various disciplines. The university boasts state-of-the-art facilities, a commitment to equality and diversity, and serves as one of the largest employers in the region.

Bad news, University of Lincoln hasn't set SBTi commitments yet.

The University of Lincoln has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the university has not formally defined or announced targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

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