Sustainable impact made real
Sustainability is a highly relevant topic with a substantial impact on businesses and their stakeholders. Stronger consideration of sustainability in society, economy and environment has led to a major rise in responsible investments. More and more governments and institutions are pledging to back a United Nations campaign aiming for net-zero greenhouse gas emissions, thereby affecting how companies do business.
Sustainability is hardly a new discovery in the chemicals industry – its Responsible Care® initiative was founded 1985. For decades now, companies in the chemicals industry have dealt with topics such as safety, risk management and environmental and health impact due to increasingly stringent regulations and growing public awareness.
Growing societal expectations of renewable energies and decarbonization are creating pressure on oil and gas companies. Evolving climate policies
and regulation, public and shareholder activism as well as changing
investment strategies of big financial players are key drivers for the oil and gas industry to invest in “green” energy and reduce emissions.
Stronger consideration of sustainability in society, economy and environment has led to a major rise in responsible investments. As a result, sustainability quite obviously impacts the agendas of CEOs across industries.
Energy utilities have long played a key role in the energy transition by contributing to a secure energy supply and decarbonization. The public has never been more engaged in the current debate about the growing importance of sustainability in society, the economy and the environment. Energy utilities will need a comprehensive approach to seize the opportunities that these changes will bring about and to elevate the issue of sustainability and set new standards.
Sustainability experts from PwC and Strategy& have the expertise and project experience necessary to design and implement successful sustainability strategies in both the financial sector and the real economy. We will assist you in developing comprehensive, economically sound strategies along the entire value chain – from strategy through execution.