Climate Change Consulting

Company Brief

An integrated mining and resources producer of zinc, lead, silver and cadmium, partly owned by the government. It is the world's second largest zinc producer with revenue of USD 2.3 billion in 2015.

Study Challenges


Detailed understanding and inventorization of Scope 3 emissions


Setting up of SBTs


Establishing internal carbon price


Responding to CDP climate change

Issues solved through resustainTM

  • Treeni partnered with the organisation to help the company develop a thorough understanding of Scope 3 emissions and response to CDP climate change.
  • Through detailed assessment of risks and opportunities, gap analysis of previous CDP climate change response, and through scope 3 emission quantification, the company was able to draft a detailed response for CDP climate change for 2016-17 as well as the assessment and calculation of Scope 3 inventory.

Solution and Value Delivered

  • Gap assessment in CDP’s 2015-16 response and recommendations for closure of the gaps was conducted
  • CDP’s 2016-17 response was drafted and OFI’s were identified for the next year’s reporting cycle
  • Screening of all 15 Scope 3 categories followed by assessment and inventorization of all relevant emission categories
  • Setting up of SBT’s in accordance with relevant proposed methods as guided by SBTi
  • Establishing internal carbon price for achieving SBTs