Transition Pathway Initiative

Whitehaven Coal

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Management Quality

Assessment date: 15/11/2016

Current level: 1

Acknowledging Climate Change as a Business Issue

Level 0: Unaware of (or not Acknowledging) Climate Change as a Business Issue

Yes/NoIndicators
YesDoes the company acknowledge climate change as a significant issue for the business?

Level 1: Acknowledging Climate Change as a Business Issue

Yes/NoIndicators
NoDoes the company explicitly recognise climate change as a significant issue for the business?
YesDoes the company have a policy (or equivalent) commitment to action on climate change?

Level 2: Building Capacity

Yes/NoIndicators
NoHas the company set energy efficiency or relative or absolute greenhouse gas emission reduction targets?
YesHas the company published information on its Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions?

Level 3: Integrated into Operational Decision-making

Yes/NoIndicators
NoHas the company nominated a board member or board committee with explicit responsibility for oversight of the climate change policy?
NoHas the company set quantitative relative or absolute targets for reducing its operational (Scope 1 and 2) greenhouse gas emissions?
YesDoes the company report on Scope 3 emissions?
NoHas the company had its operational (Scope 1 and 2) greenhouse gas emissions data verified?
NoDoes the company support domestic and international efforts to mitigate climate change?

Level 4: Strategic Assessment

Yes/NoIndicators
NoHas the company reduced its operational (Scope 1 and 2) greenhouse gas emissions over the past 3 years?
NoDoes the company provide information on the business costs associated with climate change?
NoHas the company set long-term relative or absolute targets for reducing its operational (Scope 1 and 2) greenhouse gas emissions?
YesHas the company incorporated environmental, social and governance issues into executive remuneration?