Energy Efficiency, GHG Emissions - October 14, 2022
Geotab Updates Emission Progress
Geotab announced its total carbon emissions in 2021 decreased 14% from the 2019 baseline.
In 2021, Geotab achieved a 6% reduction in Scope 1 emissions, a 21% reduction in Scope 2 emissions, and a 14% reduction in Scope 3 emissions. The total net change of Scope 1, 2, & 3 GHG emissions in 2021 versus 2019 was a reduction of 6,129 metric tons of CO2e.
Geotab is on track to meet its emissions reduction targets of 50% reduction by 2030 and reach net zero by 2040.
Details were provided in its 2021 GHG Emissions Report.
"The impact of intensifying climate change is clear, and we must take collective action to limit global carbon emissions," said Chuck Van Kempen, Associate Vice President, Corporate Sustainability at Geotab, in a statement. "At Geotab, sustainability is at the core of our purpose. As a company, this means setting carbon emissions reduction targets and committing to transparent action; as a partner, this means supporting our customers in accelerating their carbon emissions reduction with data-driven sustainable solutions."
As production increased to meet market needs in 2021, Geotab stayed focused on its targets and successfully reduced its carbon emissions by proactively deploying sustainable programs. Examples of the company's programs include EV rebates and public transportation incentives for employees, as well as work-from-home and business travel guidelines to help reduce commuting.