HP among top companies on CDP’s Global 500 Climate Change Report 2013

Hewlett-Packard’s actions to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change have been recognized by CDP, the world’s only global environmental disclosure system. The achievement is announced today in the CDP S&P 500 Climate Change Report 2013, which tracks how America’s largest listed companies are responding to a changing climate.

Within a 3 year period, HP’s disclosure score has risen from 66/100 to 99/100, and our performance to the 'A' band.

Last week, HP was also named one of the top 12 companies in the CDP Global 500 Climate Change Report 2013, an annual update on greenhouse gas emissions data and climate change strategies at the world’s largest public companies. This index acknowledged HP’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and bring transparency to those efforts. HP’s 99/100 score in disclosure and inclusion in the ‘A’ performance band has resulted HP’s inclusion the CDP Global and S&P 500 Performance and Disclosure Leadership Indexes (CPLI and CDLI). 

This is the first time that our scores have qualified us for both Global CDP indexes, reflecting our continued focus on reducing our environmental impact and the steps we have taken to advance our sustainability efforts. These include: