"QUALCOMM Inc., a company based in the USA, has set a net zero target to reach global operational greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for Scopes 1, 2, and 3 by 2040. Net Zero Tracker They also maintain a 2025 GHG reduction goal to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 30% compared to a 2014 base year. Net Zero Tracker An interesting fact about their environmental policy is that they have signed a 10-year renewable energy agreement with Shell Energy North America, securing approximately 115,000 megawatt-hours of 100% renewable energy annually to power their headquarters, thereby reducing their Scope …"
Carbon emissions are estimated according to comparable years, intensity and sector
Performance vs. Target
Note: Targets without baseline are ignored. In case several targets
exist, only the shorter-term target is
Value Chain (scope 3) Emissions by Category
Emissions Trajectory (Full Scopes)
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Note: Latest GHG and revenue data (based on tradingview.com) are used to calculate GHG
emissions intensity by sector. The color scale of each bubble depends on the GHG intensity (GHG emissions per 1
million USD revenue).
Sectors follow the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) that organize companies based on their primary
business activities. The 11 sectors are : Information Technology, Health Care, Financials, Consumer
Discretionary, Communication Services, Industrials, Consumer Staples, Energy, Utilities, Real Estate, and
QUALCOMM Inc. belongs to the sector Information Technology.
QUALCOMM Inc. is a member of the Business Ambition for 1.5 campaign (link here )
Overall Net Zero target Qualcomm Incorporated commits to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions across the value chain by FY2040. Near-Term Targets Qualcomm Incorporated commits to reduce absolute scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions 50% by FY2030 from a FY2020 base year. Qualcomm Incorporated also commits to reduce absolute scope 3 GHG emissions 25% within the same timeframe. Long-Term Target Qualcomm Incorporated commits to reduce absolute scope 1, 2 and 3 GHG emissions 90% by FY2040 from a FY2020 base year.