Retrofitting Rubber Tire Gantry Cranes (RTGs)

We're upgrading our RTGs with battery or supercapacitor solutions and making infrastructure improvements to reduce emissions from our equipment.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Retrofits and Electric Equipment

We're adding hydrogen fuel cells to more RTGs and introducing electric ITVs, FCHs, and Reach Stackers to improve sustainability.

Infrastructure Improvements

We are upgrading our infrastructure to support new, cleaner equipment at all locations, including charging stations and zero-emission technologies.

We are honoured to join the transformative Net Zero Supply Chain Initiative, enhancing our role in reducing carbon emissions. This project aligns with our "Our World, Our Future" Sustainability Strategy, focusing on electrifying ports, investing in renewable energy, and developing alternative fuels.

-- Doug Smith, CEO at DP World in Canada

Our Commitment
to Zero Emissions

At DP World in Canada, our commitment to a sustainable future is unwavering. We are dedicated to significantly reducing our carbon footprint and achieving net-zero emissions by 2050. Here are the key milestones in our journey:

50% Reduction in Scope 1 and Scope 2 Emissions by 2030: We are on track to halve our direct (Scope 1) and indirect (Scope 2) emissions by the end of this decade. This includes emissions from our operations and energy consumption.

28% Reduction in Scope 3 Emissions by 2030: Our goal extends to our supply chain, aiming for a 28% reduction in Scope 3 emissions. This involves working closely with our partners to ensure sustainable practices across the board.

Carbon Neutrality Across All Scopes by 2040: By 2040, we aim to achieve carbon neutrality across all emission scopes, covering our direct, indirect, and supply chain emissions.

Net Zero by 2050: Our ultimate target is to reach net zero by 2050, ensuring a sustainable and eco-friendly future for generations to come.

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At DP World, our sustainability strategy brings numerous benefits to the environment, customers, community, and stakeholders:

We offer low and zero-carbon transportation services, helping customers lower their Scope 3 emissions and reduce costs through enhanced operational efficiency.
We engage actively with local communities, fostering safety, well-being, and personal development, while creating new job opportunities through our green initiatives.
By prioritizing ethical business practices and sustainability, we build trust and ensure long-term value for our investors and partners.
Our focus on electrification, low-carbon vessels, and renewable energy significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions, promoting cleaner air and healthier ecosystems.

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Our Global Initiatives

Our Sustainability Strategy, “Our World, Our Future” ensures that we operate as a responsible business, prioritizing sustainability and impact on people, the environment and the communities in which we operate to achieve a better, more socially equitable and sustainable future.

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