Yoko Co

Verified to a reasonable level of assurance
Country of Headquarters
United States of America (USA)
Scopes of Emissions in Inventory
Scope 1, Scope 2, Scope 3
Pathway Roadmap Developed?
Yes – formally adopted
Status of Strategy
Implementing
Terminology Tags

Carbon Neutrality Pledge

0%
0%
Pledge to Reach Net Zero by 
Pledge to Reach Carbon Neutrality by 2020
% progress
Scope of Emissions Included
Scope 1, Scope 2, Scope 3
Target Type
Entity-wide
Year Goal was Publicly Announced
2020
Target Status
Surpassed
Terminology Tags
Carbon Neutral

Yoko Co is 100% Carbon Neutral.

2020
Surpassed
2020
Same as inventory boundary
Same as inventory boundary
Purchased goods and services, Fuel- and energy-related activities (not included in Scope 1 and Scope 2), Business travel, Employee commuting
Energy, Industrial processes and product use, Agriculture, Land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF), Waste
Verified to a reasonable level of assurance
Alignment with 1.5 degrees trajectory

Pathways

General approach and action plan 
Roadmap Developed?
Yes - formally adopted
Status of Strategy
Implementing
General Pillars of Strategy
Energy efficiency, Offsets, Renewables or low-carbon energy, Low-carbon materials, Employee engagement/training/workforce development, Waste reduction/circular
Energy efficiency, Offsets, Renewables or low-carbon energy, Low-carbon materials, Employee engagement/training/workforce development, Waste reduction/circular
Year Adopted
2020
Terminology Tags
Carbon Neutral
Carbon Offsetting
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

Reduction of footprint to the point of elimination of scope 1 and 2 emissions. Reduced as much as we could have our scope 3, and offset the remainder.

Goal 1: No poverty, Goal 2: Zero hunger, Goal 3: Good health and well-being, Goal 4: Quality education, Goal 5: Gender equality, Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation, Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy, Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth, Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities, Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production, Goal 13: Climate action, Goal 15: Life on land, Goal 17: Partnerships to achieve the goal
Yes

Offsets are used as a last resort to offset unavoidable emissions. They are selected based on stringent portfolio requirements with guidance from GWU’s EEMI.

Yes

Yes, with a focus on cobenefits as aligned with UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

N/A
Yes
Energy/fuel management, Logistics improvements, Operational adjustments, Value chain engagement, Customer education, Internal removals, Nature-based solutions

In terms of reduction, as a mostly tech driven organization, logistical improvements and operational adjustments by way of shifting to a carbon neutral and renewably powered digital infrastructure was instrumental and proved to be highly impactful.

Market mechanisms, Customer education

About

Yoko Co

Description

Yoko Co builds brands, websites, and online platforms exclusively for organizations who are driven by a purpose beyond profit. Whether you’re empowering, caring for, teaching, connecting, or bringing positivity to the lives of others, we’re here to help maximize the impact of your web presence.

City of Headquarters
Scope of Emissions Included
Scope 1, Scope 2, Scope 3
UNFCCC Categories Included
Inventory Verification Status
Verified to a reasonable level of assurance
Company (For-Profit)
Professional Services
1 - 50
United States of America (USA)
Chris Yoko
chris@yokoco.com
Entity-Wide (Operational or Financial Control)
GHG Protocol
Published to Organizational Website
Yes
International
Financial Control
Purchased goods and services, Fuel- and energy-related activities (not included in scope 1 or scope 2), Waste generated in operations, Business travel, Employee commuting
2021
Fiscal Year
January
20.5
Location-Based Method
Stationary combustion of fuels in any stationary equipment including boilers, furnaces, burners, turbines, heaters, incinerators, engines, flares, etc., GHG emissions from mobile sources (e.g. emissions produced by the combustion of fuels in engines used for transportation, construction, agriculture, and forestry).
Indirect emissions from purchased electricity
0
0
100
Verified to a reasonable level of assurance
Scope 1, Scope 2, Scope 3
Scope 1, Scope 2, Scope 3
Purchased goods and services, Fuel- and energy-related activities (not included in scope 1 or scope 2), Waste generated in operations, Employee commuting
20.5
3

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