Sustainability

Volvo Cars at COP26 climate summit

NOV 3, 2021

The COP26 climate summit in Glasgow is an excellent chance for companies to speak up. Our chief executive Håkan Samuelsson did just that.

Pure electric Volvo C40 Recharge plugged in for charging.

Wanted: clean energy for full climate benefits

NOV 2, 2021

Our C40 Recharge Life Cycle Assessment report is out – how are electric car benefits affected by access to clean energy?

A Volvo car being transported on a ship.

Joining the call to action to decarbonise shipping

SEP 28, 2021

We’re one of 150 organisations calling on governments to act on decarbonising international shipping by 2050 – an initiative that supports our aim to become climate neutral by 2040.

Pure electric Volvo C40 Recharge with leather-free interior.

The future of luxury materials is natural, sustainable and responsible

SEP 23, 2021

We’re moving away from leather interiors, in favour of other sustainable materials. In doing so, we’re right on par with ongoing trends in material design.

Volvo XC60 SUV hybrid electric car plugged in for charging in the driveway of a family home.

Supplier choice: Sustainability as important as cost and quality

MAY 19, 2021

We’re calling on our suppliers to help us achieve our climate neutral by 2040 ambition – now sustainability is as important as cost and quality.

A scenic city landscape in Sweden, the home of Volvo Cars.

What goes around should come around

MAY 10, 2021

See how we work to retain the value in our components – one of the many important building blocks that we need to become a circular business.

Volvo Cars research, sun simulation test rig in Gothenburg Sweden.

How we’re bringing our sustainability strategy to life

FEB 25, 2021

We introduced our new Attribute Centres this year – what do we want the Sustainability centre to achieve?

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