Leading manufacturers support move towards better emissions measurement for the automotive industry

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21 April, 2022




  • Over 10 automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), including BMW, Toyota Motors and Volkswagen and 10 international organizations support the Automotive Partnership for Carbon Transparency (A-PACT) to increase transparency and accountability in automotive supply chains.
  • From August 2022, companies will be able to access new methodology by A-PACT, to help them measure and compare carbon emissions in the automotive industry.
  • A-PACT coalition calls on companies to join and support further methodology development to change an industry that stands for 16% of global carbon emissions. 
  • An all-automotive core group overseeing the development of the methodology, led by an initial group of over 10 OEMs, including BMW, Toyota Motors and Volkswagen.
  • Nine technical working groups, focused on methodology development for the automotive sector and the hard-to-abate steel sector.
  • An extended group of 10 stakeholders supporting a comprehensive consultation and dissemination process across geographies for a quick industry uptake in line with the 2030 agenda, the Paris agreement and the 1.5° climate goal.