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private sectorÁguas do Tejo Atlántico S.A.

Águas do Tejo Atlántico S.A.

Overview

Location

Portugal

Sector

Utilities

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Águas do Tejo Atlântico pledges to produce recycled water to face climate change, reduce dependence on fossil fuels for energy use and raise awareness about the efficient use of water.*

*Source

 

Multi-Topic

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Remove exotic plants from 50% of installations by 2024

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Awareness

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Reaching at least 8000 people every year until 2024, through environmental education actions in order to raise awareness of Climate Change and the role that recycled water can play in its adaptation

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Sustainable production and consumption

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Increase the number of green purchases by 20% by 2024, that is, purchase goods and services that are in line with sustainability values

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Transport

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Increase the promotion of 100% electric vehicles in the operational fleet from 14% to 50%
  • Achieve 36.8% of infrastructures that will have equipment available for charging electric vehicles (the aim is to reach 26% in 2022, 31.5% in 2023 and 36.8% in 2024)

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Water

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Join efforts to double the production of recycled water for reuse by 2024

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Águas do Tejo Atlântico pledges to produce recycled water to face climate change, reduce dependence on fossil fuels for energy use and raise awareness about the efficient use of water

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Implement photovoltaic systems for self-consumption in 25 facilities. In this way, it is expected to increase, by 2024, the production of renewable energy by 8,173,486 kWh/year, increasing the company's energy self-sufficiency from around 17% (current) to 27%
  • Increase energy efficiency through energy efficiency measures that are estimated to reduce 1 994 324   kWh/year by 2024 (2.2% of the company's current consumption)

MRV: Self reported

Status date: Submitted (01/4/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022