Vedanta Resources

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Vedanta Resources doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 54

Vedanta Resources has a DitchCarbon Score of 54 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon emissions are produced relative to their activity. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing their environmental impact.

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

Vedanta Resources is part of the metals and mining industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. 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

Vedanta Resources is situated in India, a region with a very high carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s operations may be contributing significantly to carbon emissions, potentially undermining sustainability efforts in that location.

...this company is doing 24.98% better in emissions than the industry average.

Vedanta Resources, founded in 1954, is a prominent player in the metals and mining industry, headquartered in Bhubaneshwar, India. The company specializes in producing metallurgical grade alumina and primary aluminum products, serving a diverse range of industries including fiber and automobile sectors. With its cutting-edge technology, Vedanta Resources has established itself as a key supplier for its partners in India’s robust manufacturing market.

Good news, Vedanta Resources has embraced SBTi commitments

Vedanta Resources has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from both direct operations and purchased energy. These targets align with the global effort to limit temperature rise to 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Vedanta Resources should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions.

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Our methodology

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