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Koninklijke KPN NV (Royal KPN)

Overview

Location

Netherlands

Sector

Telecommunications and specialised technologies

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

KPN is a telecommunications and IT provider headquartered in Rotterdam, Netherlands. KPN focuses on private customers as well as business users. In 2020 the company reported 10,102 employees and a burnover of 5.3 billion Euro.*

*Source

Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

North Star

  • Koninklijke KPN NV (Royal KPN) has a target to reduce absolute scope 1 CO2e emissions 100% by 2030 from a base year of 2010
  • Koninklijke KPN NV (Royal KPN) has a target to reduce absolute scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 100% by 2050 from a base year of 2010

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 (12/07/2022)

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 emissions reduction through energy efficiency in production processes
  • Have scope 1+2+3 GHG emissions verified through a third party verification or assurance process

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (12/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

North Star

  • Koninklijke KPN NV (Royal KPN) has a publicly available 1.5°C aligned low-carbon transition plan

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (12/07/2022)

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 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 (12/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Value chain engagement

North Star

  • Koninklijke KPN NV (Royal KPN) has a supplier engagement target to get 10.0% of its suppliers by procurement spend to set a science-based emission reduction target

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (12/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • 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 (12/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022