The NYK Group openly discloses environmental impact data for the approximately 800 ships it operates, including chartered vessels, and has made significant efforts to reduce any negative environmental impact by the company. In addition, this year NYK has received certification from a third-party certifier to collect and disclose accurate numerical data on greenhouse gas emissions covered by Scope 1, 2, and 3 of the GHG Protocol. NYK makes every effort to manage environmental risks and contribute to a sustainable society to ensure an optimal balance between economic progress and environmental protection.
* Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
The CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage, and share vital environmental information. CDP harnesses the power of market forces, including 655 institutional investors with assets of US$78 trillion, to collect information from companies on their greenhouse gas emissions and assessment of climate change and water risk and opportunity.
**Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI); Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI)
To enter the CPLI, a company must (1) make its response public and submit it via CDPís online response system, (2) attain a performance score greater than 85, (3) score maximum performance points on question 13.1a (absolute emissions performance for GHG reductions due to emissions reduction actions over the past year), (4) disclose gross global Scope 1 and Scope 2 figures, and (5) score maximum performance points for verification of Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions. To enter the CDLI, a company must (1) make its response public and submit it via CDPís online response system, and (2) achieve a score within the top 10 percent of the total Japan 500 population.
NYK Line, press release