STOXX Europe 600: operational GHG emisssions

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The companies of STOXX Europe 600 emitted the total of 1,590,714 Kt in GHG emissions (Scope 1 + 2) for the last reporting period of FY2021 (or 5,940 Kt if calculated as a weighted-average). The biggest emiiters were ArcelorMittal (MT.AS), Holcim (HOLN.SW), RWE (RWE.DE), HeidelbergCement AG (HEI.DE), Fortum (FORTUM.HE).

Most companies managed to reduce their annual emissions in absolute terms compared to the previous year (coloured green on the chart below), but some major emitters (e.g. Fortum (FORTUM.HE), RWE (RWE.DE), Holcim (HOLN.SW)) did see an increase in their carbon footprint (coloured red on the chart).

STOXX Europe 600 Greenhouse gas emissions