3 Pillars Reporting
Economic, social and environmental stewardship are pillars of Essex Power Corporation that help drive day-to-day business decision. Essex Power Corporation reports on these 3 pillars using the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards. GRI is an internationally recognized standardized framework for disclosing an organizations environmental, social and economic performance. The GRIS is a commonly used tool that many organizations around the world use.
Our regulated electricity distribution company, Essex Powerlines, is accountable for providing a safe, reliable and cost-effective supply of electricity to the municipalities of all our stakeholders and communities. To measure our success and progress in sustainability, we have defined key areas that we see of great importance to achieving success. Essex power has made sustainability a core foundation for all business-decision making and has initiated best practices for managing operational and environmental risk.
Environmental stewardship is evaluated by our success in energy conservation, renewable energy investment, waste management, and environmental risk mitigation of our operations.
Social responsibility is evaluated by how we ensure the safety and wellness of people including our employees, our contractors, and our communities. We are committed to providing a sage and respectful workplace where employees are highly valued, treated fairly, providing with challenging and meaningful work, and benefit from opportunities for knowledge growth and career development.
- Catalyzing growth
- Achieving fiscal stability
- Building livable communities
- Developing workforce
- Advanced stewardship
- Footprint reducing