CarDekho Group, one of India’s leading and most prominent technology unicorns, has announced that it will be a carbon-neutral company by 2050.
It has taken the pledge by signing up on CNN (Climate Neutral Now) of UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change).
To meet its targets, the company is developing a robust ESG strategy to achieve climate action goals and focusing on Social & Governance aspects.
The organization’s strategy is to motivate and support all stakeholders to achieve its net zero goal. The company is committed to enhancing business resilience and lowering climate risk through improved disclosures. The organization believes in the power harnessed
by adopting ESG Philosophy in its day-to-day operations. Growth is about revenue numbers and resilient business continuity and sustainably conducting operations.
CarDekho is the first Indian unicorn to take decisive action with a UNFCCC –CNN Pledge to reduce its carbon footprint and achieve net-zero emission targets.
The climate crisis is one of the most pressing issues of our time. Everyone, including all individuals and corporations, must do their part to avoid the unthinkable consequences of inaction. CarDekho group runs on the ethos of building large businesses by solving customer needs using a sustainable and environment-friendly approach.
Towards this goal, CarDekho is addressing the risks posed by climate change through a comprehensive strategy that involves lowering emissions, implementing new sustainability practices, and creating cutting-edge technology and products that are better for the environment,’’ said Mr. Amit Jain, CEO, and Co-founder of CarDekho Group.
It is noteworthy that the company’s founders, Mr. Amit Jain & Anurag Jain, have offset their family’s annual carbon footprint on the UNFCCC carbon offset platform on a Solar Project based in Rajasthan. This emphasizes the importance of climate action from the top management at CarDekho Group.
The group will promote climate action through its communication channels as a participant in the CNN – Climate Neutral Now initiative. The goal is to raise awareness about the importance of achieving climate neutrality. A person or organization’s “carbon footprint” is the amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases they emit yearly because of their actions. Governments worldwide aim to limit temperature increases to 1.5°C by 2050.