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Sustainability

We have the opportunity to do what’s right — and create a better planet for all.

What is Sustainability?

Sustainability isn’t a buzzword at Trane Technologies – it’s core to our strategy. Our commitment extends to the environmental and social impact of our operations, products, services, and people.

Urgent global issues demand visionary leadership.

Here are three ways we’re making the right changes.

The Gigaton Challenge

We’re reducing one gigaton – one billion metric tons – of carbon emissions (CO2e) from our customers’ footprint by 2030. Join us

How We'll Do It

We’re innovating clean technologies, advancing system level energy-efficiency, reducing global food loss and transitioning to next-generation refrigerants.

Our Progress

7.7M

metric tons of CO2e reduced from our customer carbon footprint in 2020

1,602

our customer carbon footprint reduction is equivalent to the GHG emissions reduced by 1,602 wind turbines running for 1 year

Leading by Example

We’re reimagining our supply chain and operations to have a restorative impact on the environment. See our 2030 commitments

How We'll Do It

We're working to achieve carbon neutral operations, zero waste to landfills and net positive water use, and reduce absolute energy use by 10 percent.

Our Progress

23%

decrease in water use in water-stressed regions compared to 2019

39%

of electricity demand met with renewables

Opportunity for All

We’re uplifting our culture and communities through an inclusive approach and a focus on education and career development.

How We'll Do It

We’ll achieve workforce diversity reflective of our communities, gender parity in leadership roles, and create pathways to green and STEM careers.

Our Progress

21.7%

of leadership positions were held by women in 2020

$10.9M

in philanthropic giving which includes donations from our foundation, in-kind giving, employee fundraising

Progress is seen in every facet of our businesses.

We’re leading the industry and creating positive change.

We disclose our progress through our comprehensive Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report.

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Environmental Actions

The challenges created by record greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, urbanization and the demand for energy and resources are reshaping the world around us and demand a forward-looking strategy. Trane Technologies is part of the solution.

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Social – Our People and Citizenship

We’re investing in the long-term well-being and development of our teams and communities to increase economic mobility, bolster quality of life and create opportunity for all.

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Governance & Accountability

A strong governance structure enhances our focus on sustainability and our board of directors and councils regularly assess climate risk and other sustainability issues to determine how we seek to address these issues as a business.