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When we think of trains, we think green transport. But could it be greener?

As a leader in sustainable mobility, we recognise our role in the global transport sector to promote increasingly environmentally low-impact infrastructure and services.

Our Environmental Policy places safeguarding the environment at the heart of our development strategies, with a targeted commitment to preventing pollution and pursuing continuous innovation in our products and solutions. We have made a promise: to attain neutrality by 2050, by eliminating carbon emissions not only from our own activities but also from the purchases and sales of our products and services – across the entire value chain.

Our Group Environmental Goals

  • Carbon neutrality across our business sites by 2030

  • Carbon neutrality throughout our entire value chain by 2050

  • Reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 100% by 2030

  • Reduce absolute Scope 3 GHG emissions by 40% by 2030

  • Hitachi Rail has also set a specific target to reduce Scope 1 and 2 emissions by at least 5% in FY23 compared to FY22

Our Impact in FY22

  • Decrease of -12% in Scope 1 and 2 emissions

  • 8 (2 new) categories reported for Scope 3 emissions

  • Water consumption and non-hazardous waste generation in line with previous FY

  • Targeting a 100% reduction of Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2050

Read more of our sustainable case studies below: