11% Scope 1 and 2 carbon reduction by 2020

11% Scope 1 and 2 carbon reduction by 2020

  • Overview


    Based on WRI’s Sectoral Decarbonisation Approach we have determined that we should target an 11% reduction from our 2014 emissions levels by 2020.

    Commitment Target(s)
    • 2020 – 11% Scope 1 and 2 carbon reduction from 2014 levels

    • Details

      We will achieve our reductions via improving the efficiency of our standing assets through activities such as lighting retrofits and HVAC upgrades and adding renewable energy, such as solar, to our portfolio.

      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
      Real estate investment trusts
      Country(s) where this commitment will be implemented
      United States


      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.