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A 360-degree approach to tackling climate change .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform
A 360-degree approach to tackling climate change
  • Topic: Energy
  • Location: Sweden, Norway
  • Date of completion: 2020
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  • Keywords: biomass, CO2 emission, climate change, energy efficiency
, SVP, Corporate Sustainability,

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Action Network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)

Description/achievement of initiative

SCA takes a 360-degree approach to managing its climate change impacts and is setting targets to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, triple the use of forest-based biofuels and increase investments.

Implementation methodologies

Investments in renewable energy directed by a newly formed business unit, SCA Energy, Groupwide energy efficiency program which has so far included 1,700 small-scale projects since 2003, Life cycle assessments, Reducing tranport emissions, Replacing oil by biofuels.

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Norwegian Statkraft and Fred.Olsen Renewables are partner in SCA's windpower projects.
Open to additional partners.
Deliverable Date
The production of wind power on SCA forest land will increase to 5 TWh by 2020. 2020
We will triple our production of biofuels from our forests by 2020, with 2010 as a reference year. 2020
We will reduce CO2 emissions from fossil fuels and from purchased electricity and heating by 20% by 2020, with 2005 as reference year. 2020

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