40% reduction of CO2 emissions from 2009 to 2020

40% reduction of CO2 emissions from 2009 to 2020

  • Overview

    Summary

    Lantmännen is commited to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% between 2009 and 2020. The target is related to the value added by processing and is restricted to transportation and to energy use in own production.

    Commitment Target(s)
    • 2020 – To reduce CO2 emissions by 40% between 2009 and 2020. The target is related to the value added by processing and is restricted to transportation and to energy use in own production.

    • Details

      Lantmännen’s production facilities process grain and other ingredients into foodstuffs, feeds and renewable fuels. Lantmännen is constantly working to
      improve energy efficiency and to convert fossil-fired systems to biofuel. Lantmännen is also working on utilising residual products for energy production and
      works continually to optimise transport and to switch to greener fuels and methods of transport. Lantmännen has also placed greater emphasis on climate
      performance when buying electricity and heating. The measurable climate target is restricted to energy use in production and outsourced transportation. Lantmännen is also working to reduce its climate impact at other stages, along with suppliers and customers.

      Sustainable Development Goals
      2. Zero hunger; 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; Food and Agriculture; Principle 7; Principle 8; Principle 9
      Industry sector(s) that apply to this commitment
      Agriculture and livestock; Alternative energy
      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.