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CEZ Group

ČEZ Group is a publicly listed company headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic, with 69.78% shares owned by the government. In 2020, its revenue was USD 9.2 billion and installed capacity was 13 Gigawatts (GW). ČEZ Group is reducing its coal capacity and developing its nuclear and renewable sources. More ambitious targets are required to align with a 1.5°C pathway.

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#1 2.7 /4 #16

Material Investment

#1 3.5 /7 #10

Intangible Investment

#1 1.0 /2 #1


#1 1.2 /4 #35

Policy Engagement

#1 0.2 /1 #39

Business Model

#1 2.0 /2 #1
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ČEZ receives a trend score of -. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely decrease. ČEZ Group’s emissions reduction rate is not aligned with its 1.5°C pathway as the projected annual decrease is 6%, while the company needs to decrease its emissions by at least 13% annually. In 2020, ČEZ Group invested only 4% of its growth CapEx in low-carbon electricity generation and plans to maintain this share at about 6% from 2021 to 2025. The company’s progress towards decarbonisation will also be limited by its long-term commitment to natural gas.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

Just Transition Assessment

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  1. 2020

More about the company

Prague, Czech Republic
Group revenue (2020)
USD 9.2 billion
Publicly listed, with 69.78% shares owned by government of Czech Republic
Installed capacity (2020)
12.9 GW

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2.000 most influential companies

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