Sustainalytics ESG risk rating
|Renewable power production
Voltalia's management of ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) risks is assessed by the Sustainalytics rating agency since 2019, one of the world leaders in non-financial research and analysis. The assessment summary report highlights that Voltalia’s management of ESG risks is strong, which reduces its exposure to the risk of controversy and to any financial impact caused by the occurrence of one of these risks. Voltalia's score shows that the actions implemented address the material ESG issues. Moreover, the company’s overall exposure is low.
For the fourth year in a row Voltalia was included in the Gaïa index in 2021 developed by the extra-financial rating agency, EthiFinance. The rating is based on a set of 170 extra-financial criteria which enable assessment of the transparency and maturity level of companies with regards to their CSR and sustainability policies, practices and performances.
In 2021, Voltalia ranks 5th in the Utilities sector.
*Each year, the Gaia standard evolves and new criteria are included to better take into account the various aspects of Sustainability. Criteria related to biodiversity, natural resources and suppliers were added in 2020. According to the 2020 benchmark, Voltalia would have scored 62/100 in 2018 and 70/100 in 2019.