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SBTi approves Knight Frank net zero pathway

29th April 2024

Knight Frank has announced its Science Based Targets initiative-approved net zero pathway.

The London-based broker has committed to reduce absolute scope 1 and 2 greehouse gas emissions by 42% by 2030 from a base year of 2022. It has also committed to reducing scope 3 emissions from use of client assets under property management by 51.6% per sq ft and from investments under management by 51.6% per sq m within the same timeframe.

By 2040, Knight Frank has committed to reducing absolute scope 1 and 2 emissions 90% and to reduce scope 3 emissions from use of client assets under property management by 97% per sq ft and to reducing scope 3 GHG emissions from investments under management by 97% per sq m under management.

Sarah Beattie, partner and head of corporate ESG strategy at Knight Frank, said: “Setting key targets for reducing carbon emissions is central to our focus on restoring the natural environment, one of the principal areas for action in our ESG ambition. 

“Through our position on the front line of commercial relationships, we can make a real difference for our industry as a whole. So, we’re delighted to get the stamp of approval from SBTi.”

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