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Greenhouse Gas Emissions

(Updated on August 22, 2014)

Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Sites

(Unit: t-CO2) (Unit: t-CO2) (Unit: t-CO2) (Unit: t-CO2/million yen)
total greenhouse gas emissions greenhouse gas emissions offset* the emissions from which greenhouse gas emissions offset is subtracted Emissions divided by consolidated sales(Emission Intensity)
Fiscal 2000 2,218,026 0 2,218,026 0.303
Fiscal 2001 2,127,425 748 2,126,677 0.281
Fiscal 2002 2,101,783 2,570 2,099,213 0.280
Fiscal 2003 2,120,414 6,837 2,113,577 0.281
Fiscal 2004 2,151,875 6,469 2,145,406 0.298
Fiscal 2005 2,195,959 15,715 2,180,244 0.290
Fiscal 2006 2,041,080 12,984 2,028,096 0.244
Fiscal 2007 2,091,963 20,008 2,071,955 0.234
Fiscal 2008 1,928,847 92,153 1,836,694 0.238
Fiscal 2009 1,745,217 127,923 1,617,294 0.224
Fiscal 2010 1,653,011 126,528 1,526,483 0.213
Fiscal 2011 1,623,664 122,746 1,500,918 0.231
Fiscal 2012 1,328,193 66,548 1,261,645 0.186
Fiscal 2013 1,295,817 64,746 1,231,071 0.158

*
CO2 emissions offset by means that include power generation by renewable energy, purchasing of electricity generated by renewable energy, and purchasing of renewable energy certificates. Figures are calculated by multiplying CO2 conversion rate by power generation (kWh) or quantity of purchase (kWh).


Emissions by Business Category in Fiscal 2013

(Unit: t-CO2)
Electronics Other than Electronics
Music Movie Finance Others
1,170,647 5,282 43,082 1,134 10,925

Scope 1 (Direct Emissions from Sites)

(Unit: t-CO2)
Greenhouse Gas Emissions CO2 Emissions
from
Energy Use
Total
HFCs PFCs SF6 NF3 Other Total
Fiscal 2000 7,823 242,580 51,947 2,780 235 305,365 586,121 891,486
Fiscal 2001 6,553 206,780 43,118 8,669 443 265,563 542,291 807,854
Fiscal 2002 6,754 150,996 39,351 5,988 1,131 204,220 532,942 737,162
Fiscal 2003 4,275 130,464 45,481 7,833 6,634 194,687 522,212 716,899
Fiscal 2004 5,619 150,298 58,163 15,637 6,931 236,648 480,397 717,045
Fiscal 2005 4,492 150,928 62,099 11,490 8,864 237,873 439,993 677,866
Fiscal 2006 4,915 121,073 53,725 14,025 16,381 210,119 334,938 545,057
Fiscal 2007 4,872 127,328 49,053 15,221 52,469 248,943 276,848 525,791
Fiscal 2008 7,898 119,596 47,117 14,971 20,793 210,374 254,379 464,753
Fiscal 2009 6,817 64,063 30,210 12,049 10,831 123,970 246,080 370,050
Fiscal 2010 3,470 70,364 47,896 15,025 13,640 150,396 212,233 362,629
Fiscal 2011 3,412 49,489 43,989 19,049 23,453 139,392 214,067 353,459
Fiscal 2012 2,861 45,300 36,778 16,021 27,715 128,674 172,547 301,221
Fiscal 2013 5,692 43,025 43,838 20,144 26,811 139,510 164,734 304,244

Scope 2 (Indirect Emissions from Sites)

(Unit: t-CO2)
Purchased Electricity Purchased
Heat
Total
total greenhouse
gas emissions
the emissions from
which greenhouse gas
emissions offset is
subtraced
total greenhouse
gas emissions
the emissions from
which greenhouse gas
emissions offset is
subtracted
FY2000 1,325,478 1,061 1,061 1,326,539
FY2001 1,317,742 1,081 1,318,823
FY2002 1,360,856 1,195 1,362,051
FY2003 1,393,452 3,226 1,396,678
FY2004 1,423,706 4,656 1,428,362
FY2005 1,496,083 6,295 1,502,378
FY2006 1,467,183 22,173 1,489,356
FY2007 1,515,172 30,991 1,546,163
FY2008 1,342,423 29,518 1,371,941
FY2009 1,221,392 25,853 1,247,245
FY2010 1,267,240 1,141,048 23,143 1,290,383 1,164,191
FY2011 1,240,416 1,118,110 29,789 1,270,205 1,147,899
FY2012 980,626 914,350 46,347 1,026,973 960,697
FY2013 958,647 894,154 32,926 991,574 927,081

Scope 3 Emissions in Fiscal 2013 (Other Emissions)

Category
Emissions
(t-CO2)
Overview of calculation
1 Purchased goods and services 6,122,000 Emissions associated with raw materials and parts for use in electronics products sold by and the goods purchased by the Sony Group, from the extraction of resources through to production, as well as emissions related to certain data center use.
2 Capital goods 551,000 Emissions associated with the production of capital goods invested in by the Sony Group.
3 Fuel- and energy-related activities (not included in scope 1 or scope 2) 106,000 Emissions associated with procurement of fuels and energy consumed by Sony Group sites.
4 Upstream transportation and distribution 330,000 Emissions associated with the transportation and storage of electronics products sold by the Sony Group and purchased parts.(excluding Sony Mobile Communications)
5 Waste generated in operations 47,000 Emissions associated with the treatment and disposal of waste generated by Sony Group sites.
6 Business travel 84,000 Emissions associated with travel (by air) for business purposes by Sony Group electronics group companies employees in Japan, Europe, North America and China.(excluding Sony Mobile Communications)
7 Employee commuting 121,000 Emissions associated with employees' commutes from their homes to their workplace.
8 Upstream leased assets  -  Not applicable (accounted for in other categories)
9 Downstream transportation and distribution 3,000 Emissions associated with the distribution of electronics products sold by the Sony Group from retailers to consumers.
10 Processing of sold products 2,000 Emissions associated with the assumed post-sale third-party processing of electronics products sold by the Sony Group.
11 Use of sold products 14,134,000 Emissions associated with the consumption of electricity over their lifetime by electronics products sold by the Sony Group.
12 End-of-life treatment of sold products 329,000 Emissions associated with the assumed end-of-life recycling or disposal of electronics products sold by the Sony Group.
13 Downstream leased assets  -  Not applicable
14 Franchises  -  Not applicable
15 Investments 20,000 Emissions associated with the business activities of companies in which the Sony Group has invested.



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