The Sustainability Data Book references disclosure recommendations by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) as in the following table.

The following table contrasts Toyota's disclosure contents (the Sustainability Data Book/CDP questionnaire 2021) with the TCFD recommendations.

SDBSustainability Data Book

Governance

TCFD recommendations Relevant articles
  1. Describe the board's oversight of climate-related risks and opportunities.
Environmental Management CDP questionaire 2021 [C1.1b, C1.2, C1.2a]
  1. Describe management's role in assessing and managing climate-related risks and opportunities.

Strategy

TCFD recommendations Relevant articles
  1. Describe the climate-related risks and opportunities the organization has identified over the short, medium, and long term.
CDP questionaire 2021 [C2.1a, C2.3, C2.3a, C2.4, C2.4a]
  1. Describe the impact of climate-related risks and opportunities on the organization's businesses, strategy, and financial planning.
CDP questionaire 2021 [C2.3a, C2.4a, C3.1, C3.2a, C3.3, C3.4, C3.4a]
  1. Describe the resilience of the organization's strategy, taking into consideration different climate-related scenarios, including a 2°C or lower scenario.
CDP questionaire 2021 [C3.2, C3.2a]

Risk Management

TCFD recommendations Relevant articles
  1. Describe the organization's processes for identifying and assessing climate-related risks.
Environmental Management
CDP questionaire 2021 [C2.1, C2.2, C2.2a]
  1. Describe the organization's processes for managing climate-related risks.
Environmental Management
CDP questionaire 2021 [C2.1, C2.2]
  1. Describe how processes for identifying, assessing, and managing climate-related risks are integrated into the organization's overall risk management.
Environmental Management
CDP questionaire 2021 [C2.1, C2.2]

Metrics and Targets

TCFD recommendations Toyota disclosure content [Reference]
  1. Disclose the metrics used by the organization to assess climate-related risks and opportunities in line with its strategy and risk management process.
  1. Disclose Scope 1, Scope 2, and, if appropriate, Scope 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and the related risks.
Plant Zero CO2 Emissions Challenge
Environmental Data
CDP questionaire 2021 [C6.1, C6.3, C6.5]
  1. Describe the targets used by the organization to manage climate-related risks and opportunities and performance against targets.
New Vehicle Zero CO2 Emissions Challenge [SDB_P25]
  • 2025 Target・Average CO2 emissions from new vehicles・2020 Initiatives
  • Average CO2 emissions from new vehicles・Global
Plant Zero CO2 Emissions Challenge [SDB_P27]
  • 2025 Target・Plant CO2 emissions・2020 Initiatives
CDP questionaire 2021 [C4.1, C4.1a, C4.1b, C4.2, C4.2a, C4.2b]