Essential Reports Progress Toward ESG Commitments and Foundation Donation to Sustainability Focused Nonprofits in Celebration of Earth Day
Essential is pleased to report that it has successfully achieved a 3% reduction of Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions, as of
“Our obligation to uphold these ESG initiatives drives us to continue exploring sustainable and productive approaches to business,” said
Essential is also on schedule to source 100% renewable electricity, via certified wind power credits, for its Aqua water and wastewater operations in
In addition to progress made surrounding Essential’s ESG commitments, the
“Sustaining and bettering the environment is a team effort,” said Catalano. “To make an even greater impact in our communities, in addition to Essential’s own initiatives, we must also support local organizations who are working passionately toward similar sustainability goals. These two deserving nonprofits are perfect examples of just that as they work to improve water quality.”
To keep up with Essential’s progress toward these ESG goals throughout the year, please click here.
Please refer to Essential’s award-winning ESG report at http://esg.essential.co for additional information. Essential plans to release a further expanded and updated report, inclusive of the company’s natural gas operations, in the coming months.
Essential is one of the largest publicly traded water, wastewater and natural gas providers in the