In times of global warming and a growing consciousness about the world’s climate, the reduction of emissions has become a focus for companies and organizations as a matter of recognition of their responsibility.
To bring transparency about companies that make exceptional efforts to protect the climate, we at Statista R recognize companies that are leading in reducing their emissions intensity, in cooperation with high-profile media partners. Projects focus on the best companies based on meaningful KPIs.
What we do
Statista R Climate Leaders is dedicated to finding and recognizing the best-in-class climate conscious companies following Statista’s independent approach of data collection and analysis.
Our top lists recognize the efforts that companies in several countries and global regions put into their activities to protect the climate. Statista’s climate ranking projects examine thousands of companies worldwide to identify those with the highest reduction in emission intensity, which is emissions per revenue. Via an analysis of data based on sustainability reports, direct emissions (Scope 1) and indirect CO2 emissions associated with electricity (Scope 2) are considered. To ensure that the data is comparable, emissions reported following the emission categories of the greenhouse gas protocol are considered. For every company, the reduction of their emission intensity in the last few years is calculated.
Companies that have reduced their emission intensity to the highest degree are awarded.
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For the first time Statista R have collaborated with USA Today to produce a list of “America’s Climate Leaders 2023,” which recognizes companies across the United States that achieved the most significant reduction in their core emissions intensity between 2019 and 2021.
The 3rd annual edition of the “Europe’s Climate Leaders” report. This report identifies which European companies have achieved the greatest reduction in their core GHG emission intensity between 2016 and 2021 and, a first for this project, considers other climate related commitments (such as collaboration with CDP and SBTi). This top list was based on extensive data analysis, which was compiled through data research and directly asking thousands of companies to share their data with us.
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We want to bring transparency about excellence into the respective markets. Through independent and well-founded approaches, we provide orientation on brands that can be trusted. At the same time, we give companies the opportunity to present and advertise their award.
Over 100 analysts, data scientists, back office and licensing sales managers at Statista R act as a team every day. Whether developing new ideas and methods, advising award-winning companies, designing awards or sharing a lunch break – together we create value for companies, markets and our media partners.