Energy Efficiency, GHG Emissions, Industrial - October 21, 2022
Deere Emission Goals Approved by SBTi
Deere & Company announced that its emissions reduction targets have been validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
Through an independent assessment, SBTi determined that Deere's targets are consistent with what's required to keep global warming to 1.5°C.
"By prioritizing science-based targets, Deere is taking another critical step in building an organization for the future with a clear commitment to sustainability," said Jill Sanchez, Director of Sustainability for John Deere, in a statement. "At their core, our customers are purpose-driven, and Deere embraces the role we play in helping them do more with less."
Through its SBTi targets, Deere pledged to reduce its Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions 50% by 2030 from a 2021 baseline. The company also committed to reducing its Scope 3 GHG emissions from purchased goods and services and use of sold products by 30% within the same timeframe.
Deere's Leap Ambitions will continue to be guiding principles with specific goals, including reaching product circularity and reducing the company's