Tesco cut carbon emissions by 13% in 2017 by The Good Shopping Guide | May 23, 2018 | Ethical Shopping Blog | 0 comments Tesco has released its annual company report, which reveals that the company succeeded in reducing carbon emissions by 13% in 2017. In May 2017, the major UK supermarket chain announced new science-based targets, aligning with the Paris Climate Agreement. Targets include reducing absolute carbon emissions from operations from 2015/16 levels: 35% by 2020, 60% by 2025 and 100% by 2050. The company also aims to source 65% of total electricity from renewable sources by 2020, with the aim of 100% renewable sourcing by 2030. The new report suggests that Tesco is currently on track to successfully achieve its 2020 goal, having accomplished 55% total sourcing of electricity from renewable sources. More here.