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Environmental data

This is a sample of Swedbank's environmental data. For complete results reporting, download Sustainability Factbook (xls)

Environmental reporting 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Emissions tonnes CO2e 25 014 26 983 29 342 37 357 35 444
Energy consumption MWh 93 087 105 425 114 658 116 335 130 368
Electricity consumption in our offices
(MWh)
51 687 57 598 65 379 66 158 68 313
Renewable electricity as a share of total
electricity consumption (%)
82 90 82 69 72
Recycled waste (tonnes) 437 406 401 473 634
Incinerated waste (tonnes) 315 335 317 312 383
Landfill waste (tonnes) 153 276 220 363 344
Hazardouz waste (tonnes) 3        
Water consumption m3/FTE 7 8 7 8 9
Paper consumption tonnes 1 100 1 184 1 075 929 1 035
ESG bonds (Swedbank arrenger)¹ 2019 2018 2017

Transactions arranged by Swedbank (number)

51

30

12

Total volume arranged by Swedbank (SEKbn)

25.3

15.1

3.5

Share in relation to total volume arranged by Swedbank

14

11

3

Total volume arranged by Swedbank since inception

54.6

29.3

14.2

1) Swedbank AB arrenger for customers issuing ESG-bonds (funding of e.g. solar, wind and hydropower).ESG-bonds includes Green, Social and Sustainable bonds.

 

Green Lending LC&I 2019 2018 2017

Total volume of green loans (SEKbn)

13.96 10.32 7.73
Total volume of loans to the public excluding repos & SNDO (SEKbn) 223 221  
Share of green loans vs total credit/loan business excluding repos & SNDO (%) 6.26 4.69  
Climate footprint of selected funds compared with their respective indexes¹ 2019 tonnes CO2e/SEKm, fund tonnes CO2e/SEKm, index
– Allemansfond Komplett (61 178) 5 19
– Aktiefond Pension (48 203) 28 19
– Kapitalinvest (37 157) 7 19
Regional equity funds (assets under management, SEKm)
– Sverigefond (14 068) 6 6
– Europafond (8 200) 12 19
– Globalfond (24 013) 7 25
– Amerikafond (10 746) 4 22
– Asienfond (3 739) 33 42
Transition funds² (assets under management, SEKm) 
Transition Global³ (3 674) 5 22
Transition Sweden³ (8 146)  8 6
Global Impact (1 949)  11 25

1)  The calculations are based on fund holdings as of 30 June 2019. Method in accordance with TCFD’s recommendations; the result shows ”Weighted average carbon intensity Scope 1+2”

2)  Funds whose mission is to contribute to a sustainable transition and the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

3)  The Ethica Global and Ethica Sweden funds changed names during the year to Transition Global and Transition Sweden.

Virtual meetings 2019 2018
Number of digital conferences (million) 0.42 0.31
Number digital conference attendees ( million)¹ 1.69 1.20
Average number of digital conference attendees¹ 4 4
¹Digital meetings through Skype.