SSE

SSE

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SSE vs Climate Change

Positive

  • 😅 Not a direct emitter of CO2 emissions

Negative

  • 😢 Not using 100% green renewable energy
  • 😩 Is not carbon neutral
  • ⏰ Is not carbon free
  • 😐 Is not carbon negative
  • 🏴‍☠️Not funding climate change
  • 🥀 Company website not powered by green hosting

SSE's Climate Change Impact: F

How can SSE improve on its Climate Change Impact?

SSE currently does not power their corporate building using 100% green renewable energy. This means the electricity used contains a mix of electricity generated by non-renewable means. This may include fossil fuels, such as coal. Today there are many different electricity providers offering green generated renewable electricity.

SSE's company website currently isn't hosted by an industry recognised green host. This means they power their data centre using 100% renewable energy. Switching to a web hosting provider that operates this way will help the internet, and SSE becoming a green company.

Becoming carbon-free is one of many ways to become an eco company.

If SSE was to become a carbon-negative company will not only cover its outgoing carbon dioxide production, but remove more than its total output.

It is estimated that globally we are required to invest around USD 60 trillion to decarbonise. If every company, including SSE was able to fund (in part) something towards climate change as we must reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions worldwide.

Does SSE use renewable energy?

SSE has not committed to using 100% green renewable energy.

Is SSE a carbon neutral company?

SSE has not pledged to be a carbon neutral company. It is important that every company takes climate action seriously to help tackle climate change.

How would you rate SSE's Environmental Impact?

What do we know about SSE's stance on tackling climate change?

Sadly, we do not know a lot about what SSE is doing when it comes to climate change. A combination of either providing little to no climate action goals or have provided information but have not specified when they will achieve such goals.

Is SSE a sponsor of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26)?

Yes, SSE is an official Principal Partner of COP26 held in Glasgow, Scotland on 31st October – 12th November 2021. SSE is one of eleven companies that have been chosen for their key role in climate action, helping to reach net zero emission targets.

What business sectors are SSE in?

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