"Chubb has been working to reduce GHG emissions in our operations since we launched our corporate environmental program more than a dozen years ago. We are pleased to meet our latest target – and our first science-based goal – ahead of schedule," said
The company accomplished its goal through a combination of real estate portfolio optimization and energy-efficiency projects. Chubb has focused on reducing energy consumption at the facility level, primarily in owned buildings and larger, long-term leased spaces. Chubb will continue to use this approach to achieve its 40% GHG reduction goal by 2035, which is equivalent to 45,000 metric tons of CO₂ per year.
Chubb's first GHG emissions reduction goal used 2006 as a baseline. By 2012, the company reduced GHG emissions nearly 27% per employee, substantially exceeding its original target of 8% per employee. A new goal was set in 2014, and the company continued to make progress reducing its environmental footprint, including through
With operations in 54 countries and territories, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company
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