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European Climate Pact

Overview

Location

Germany

Sector

Telecommunications and specialised technologies

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Deutsche Telekom provides fixed network/broadband, mobile communications, Internet, and IPTV products and services for consumers, and information and communication technology (ICT) solutions for business and corporate customers. The company's headquarters are in Bonn, Germany. In 2021 Deutsche Telekom reported a revenue of 108.8 billion Euros and 216,500 employees.

Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

North Star

  • Deutsche Telekom AG has a target to reduce absolute scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 90% by 2030 from a base year of 2017

Pledge: Have an officially validated short-medium term science-based GHG emissions reduction targets aligned with a 1.5°C scenario (scope 1+2) in line with the SBTi Criteria and Recommendations

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in production processes
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through low-carbon energy consumption
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through low-carbon energy generation
  • Have scope 1+2+3 GHG emissions verified through a third party verification or assurance process 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

North Star

  • Deutsche Telekom AG has a company-wide target to consume 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2021 from a baseline of 0.0% renewable electricity consumption in 2017

Pledge: Have a target for 100% renewable electricity consumption by no later than 2050, in line with the RE100 technical criteria 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

North Star

  • Deutsche Telekom AG have a publicly available 1.5°C aligned low-carbon transition plan

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Publicly disclose climate and environmental data to investors and customers through a public platform
  • Have board-level oversight of climate-related issues
  • Have a process for identifying, assessing, and responding to climate-related risks and opportunities
  • Have an employee engagement strategy to support and contribute to achieving the company's climate and environmental goals

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Buildings

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in buildings

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Value chain engagement

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an ongoing and transparent dialogue with our value chain around climate-related issues
  • Have a supplier/customer engagement strategy to drive best practices in tackling environmental and climate-related issues

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022