Warmworks’ Carbon Reduction Plans and commitment to Net Zero

 

Warmworks is committed to Net Zero and has already taken significant steps towards this goal, with our carbon footprint tool verified to ISO 4064-3 and our company certified to the PAS 2060 carbon neutrality standard since April 2019, which is audited and independently verified by the Carbon Trust on an annual basis.

We have committed to reducing our direct fossil fuel emissions by at least 90% (compared to our baseline year 2019–20) by 2025 and assisting our supply chain in reducing their emissions to zero by 2030.

Our Carbon Reduction Plans are summarised below with further details outlined in our Warmworks Scotland LLP – Cabinet Office Carbon Reduction Template.

Our Commitments

  • Measure our carbon footprint annually, reported in an annual report
  • Reduce our emissions, and offset those that can’t be eliminated at source
  • Maintain our PAS 2060 Carbon Neutrality accreditation as we work towards net zero
  • Committed to the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTI)
  • Edinburgh Climate Compact signatory

Our Transport

  • 50% of our fleet to electric by the end of 2024
  • 100% of our fleet to electric by the end of 2025
  • EV charging points installed at all offices
  • Sustainable travel policy, driving and incentivising low carbon travel choices

Our Buildings

  • Reduce energy consumption at source in a portfolio of energy efficient buildings
  • 100% renewable energy to power our buildings
  • Eliminate the use of fossil fuels in our buildings by 2025
  • Generate our own energy wherever possible

Our Suppliers

  • Sustainable procurement policy that supports the purchase of more sustainable products and services
  • Supply chain development programme that drives down emissions across our value chain
  • Embed sustainability indicators in the procurement and subsequent performance management of our supply chain
  • Measure all scope 3 supply chain emissions

Our Waste

  • Zero waste to landfill by 2025
  • Recycle 100% of our redundant office and IT equipment

Our Team

  • Maintain an active, engaged and effective Green Team working group that represents our employee voice on climate action
  • Climate literacy training for all staff
  • Senior Leadership Team accountable for the delivery of the net zero strategy and climate leadership throughout the business