Change from previous year's score:
Review: 16/22 points.
HSBC has made significant efforts to measure its companywide impact on global warming (i.e., its greenhouse gas emissions or climate footprint).
Reduce: 32/56 points.
HSBC has taken significant steps to reduce its impact on climate change.
Policy Stance: 5/10 points.
HSBC supports public policy that addresses climate change, but continues to invest significant amounts of money in development of fossil fuel-based sources of energy (i.e., tar sands, coal).
Report: 11/12 points.
HSBC makes detailed information available to external stakeholders on its efforts to take a leadership role in climate protection.