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KAUTEX TEXTRON GMBH & CO. KG

Overview

Location

Germany

Sector

Manufacturing

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Kautex is a subsidiary and part of the industrial segment of the multi-industrial group Textron Inc. with more than 30 facilities in 13 countries, and over 6,000 employees globally. Kautex is a automotive suppliers, which designs and manufactures blow-molded plastic fuel systems solutions, selective catalytic reduction systems, engine castings, advanced camera and sensor cleaning solutions for assisted and autonomous driving, and plastic industrial packaging solutions. Kautex is based in Bonn, Germany and reported a turnover of 2.2 billion USD.*

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Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

Our actions – the Pathway

  • KAUTEX TEXTRON GMBH & CO. KG has a target to reduce absolute scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 80% by 2030 from a base year of 2019. This is a year-on-year reduction rate of 7.3% over the next 9 years.
  • KAUTEX TEXTRON GMBH & CO. KG has a target to reduce intensity of scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 20% per unit revenue by 2025 from a base year of 2019. This is a year-on-year reduction rate of 3.3% per unit revenue over the next 4 years.

Pledge: Have a short-medium term GHG emissions reduction target (scope 1+2) with a 2.1% year-on-year reduction at a minimum

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Have an internal price on carbon 
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emission-reduction through a company policy or behavioral change
  • 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 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 (29/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have a target to improve energy efficiency

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

North Star

  • KAUTEX TEXTRON GMBH & CO. KG have a publicly available 1.5°C aligned low-carbon transition plan

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (29/07/2022)

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 (29/07/2022)

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 (29/07/2022)

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 (29/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022