Helping create a sustainable environment for all
Inspired by our core value of Sustainability, we are committed to improving our impacts on the environment, our communities, and wider society around us through responsible operations and best-practice corporate governance.
Our annual Sustainability Report provides detailed disclosure on the practical steps we are taking to progress Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) responsibilities within our business strategy, culture, and everyday operations, propelled by our core company values.
Our ESG pledge
Creating sustainable futures
We aim to lead the UK’s transition to a low-carbon economy through our innovative services, supported by a commitment to achieve our own organisational net zero emissions target by 2030. We also assist our clients and wider consumers with their carbon reduction journeys through funding and delivery of sustainably-focussed assets and solutions.
Our core environmental pillars are:
Net Zero: Reducing our carbon emissions
Climate Change: Understanding and mitigating the effects of climate change
Biodiversity: Improving biodiversity across our sites and battery operations
Engagement: Building understanding of sustainability across employees and stakeholders
Management Systems: Ensuring compliance and continuous improvement
Reporting: Championing transparency in our performance and action
Putting Our People First
We aim to create a sustainable and safe environment for all where customer excellence is key, innovation is encouraged, and employees are proud. In turn, nurturing a thriving workplace and a business that supports wider society.
Our core social pillars are:
Employee management: embedding a culture of meaningful engagement and exceptional employee management
Health and safety: ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our people at all times
Supply chain and community: supporting the wellbeing of our supply chain and external stakeholders, whilst leaving positive impacts on our local communities.
Operating responsibly and ethically
We uphold our moral and legal obligations through responsible and ethical practices, ensuring the integrity and transparency of all our activities – from our supply chain to our people, our operations and customers, and society as a whole.
Our core governance pillars are: 1) Legal 2) Financial and 3) Information Technology
Group Integrated Policy Statement
Energy Management Policy Statement
Climate Sustainability Policy Statement
Corporate Social Responsibility Policy Statement
Business Continuity Policy Statement
Modern Slavery Policy Statement
We are committed to deliver upon our responsibilities and enact best practice across our operations, employees and wider stakeholders.”