Reduce water and direct carbon emissions intensity by 30% and 50 % respectively, by 2020

Reduce water and direct carbon emissions intensity by 30% and 50 % respectively, by 2020

  • Overview

    Summary

    Coca-Cola HBC has committed to reduce water use intensity by 30% by 2020, compared to 2010 and direct carbon emissions intensity by 50% over the same period. Intensity means calculated per liter of beverage produced.

    Commitment Target(s)
    • 2017 – Set an internal carbon price high enough to materially affect investment decisions to drive down greenhouse gas emissions in line with the 2° C global target

    • 2017 – Publicly advocate the importance of carbon pricing through policy mechanisms that take into account country specific economies and policy contexts

    • 2020 – Reduce water and direct carbon emissions intensity by 30% and 50 % respectively, by 2020 (baseline year 2010)

    • Sustainable Development Goals
      6. Clean water and sanitation; 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; Water and Sanitation
      Industry sector(s) that apply to this commitment
      Beverages
      Country(s) where this commitment will be implemented
      MULTIPLE

      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.