Sustainable mobility is firmly anchored in the ACCELERATE strategy of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand. Key aspects are electrification of the portfolio and associated levers for decarbonization of the brand. These are among others: optimization of the entire value chain from the extraction of raw materials up to the recycling with regards to ecological and social aspects, minimization of environmental impacts in production and logistic and the development of innovative mobility solutions.
The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand sets itself ambitious sustainability targets. One of them is the reduction of the fleet’s CO2 Footprint by 40% in Europe by 2030 (base year 2018). The holistic approach to the decarbonization of the company considers the whole lifecycle, from supply chain to production up to use phase and recycling.