Reduce our carbon emissions by 75% by 2020

Reduce our carbon emissions by 75% by 2020

  • Overview

    Summary

    The scope of the goal is Axfood´s own activities, including:
    - Purchase of only electricity from renewable sources.
    - Energy efficiency activities
    - Installation of solar cells
    - Change of refrigerants
    - Use of HVO and evolution diesel for transports

    Note: Emissions from suppliers of food are not included.

    Commitment Target(s)
    • 2020 – Reduce carbon emission by 75% (2009-2020); this includes both scope 1 and 2.

    • Sustainable Development Goals
      7. Affordable and clean energy; 11. Sustainable cities and communities; 12. Responsible consumption and production; 13. Climate action; 14. Life below water; 15. Life on land
      Issue areas
      Biodiversity; Climate Change; Energy; Principle 7; Principle 8; Principle 9
      Industry sector(s) that apply to this commitment
      Food & drug retailers
      Country(s) where this commitment will be implemented
      Sweden

      Partners

      Names of committing organisations

      Note: All organisations listed above are accountable for the commitment made. These organisations are required to complete an annual communication on progress for the duration of the commitment, either jointly or individually, as laid out in the accountability section of the submission form.