We want to be climate neutral by 2040 – it’s the biggest challenge we’ve ever faced.

We’re part of the problem. So it’s our responsibility to change what we do and how we do it. Let’s all be part of the solution.

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Our ambitions

Climate action

Be a climate-neutral company by 2040

Circular economy

Be a circular business by 2040

Ethical and responsible business

Be a recognised leader in ethical and responsible business

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How to get there?


First established car company to announce all-in electrification


All models available in an electrified version


C40 Recharge – the first Volvo designed as pure electric only


Ambition: 50% sales to be pure electric models


Plan: every new Volvo model to be pure electric

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Mid-decade milestones

As an interim step towards our climate neutral by 2040 target, we’re aiming to reduce the lifecycle carbon footprint per vehicle by 40 per cent between 2018 and 2025.


Tailpipe emissions


Supply chain emissions


Operational emissions incl. logistics


Total reduction per vehicle

We support the goals of the Paris Agreement

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A heritage of sustainability

We have worked to reduce our environmental impact over many years. Discover some of the actions we have taken to date.