University of Stirling

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is University of Stirling doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 45

The University of Stirling has a DitchCarbon Score of 45 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects the university’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would denote a lower carbon intensity and better environmental practices.

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Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

The University of Stirling is part of the education sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of very 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

Very low




Very high

The University of Stirling, located in the United Kingdom, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity rating. This advantageous position supports the university’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint through the national energy grid.

...this company is doing 1.69% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1967, the University of Stirling is a prestigious educational institution located in Stirling, Scotland, UK. Recognized for its commitment to excellence in sports, it has been designated as Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence. The university offers a wide range of academic programs and is celebrated for its vibrant community and scenic campus.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for University of Stirling

The University of Stirling should consider investing in cleaner and more efficient machinery and equipment to potentially reduce their scope 1 emissions by 15%.

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

The University of Stirling 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.
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