Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Whitbread doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 64

Whitbread has a DitchCarbon Score of 64, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to reduce its carbon intensity, suggesting they are making progress in lowering emissions. A higher score would denote even greater achievements in minimizing their carbon footprint.

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

Whitbread is a company in the hospitality industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of 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

Whitbread is located in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by indicating a cleaner energy supply and lower carbon footprint in its operations.

...this company is doing 20.57% better in emissions than the industry average.

Whitbread PLC, founded in Dunstable, operates prominently in the hospitality industry. Established as a key player, the company is renowned for owning Premier Inn, the largest hotel brand in the UK. Since its inception, Whitbread has been dedicated to providing exceptional lodging and related services to its customers.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Whitbread

Whitbread should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 25%.

Good news, Whitbread has made solid SBTi commitments

Whitbread has pledged to set science-based emissions reduction targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is aligning its carbon reduction strategy with the goals of the Paris Agreement to limit global warming.

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