NRG Energy | 2017 Sustainability Report

NRG Energy | 2017 Sustainability Report

We believe in creating a sustainable energy future. Our daily mission is to safely power the American economy with reliable, cleaner and more affordable electricity.

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NRG's 2017 Carbon Emissions Performance
Sustainable Operations is one of the dimensions of our business strategy focused on improving environmental and community outcomes from activities at NRG’s generating assets. We are working to improve efficiency and reduce emissions from generation assets, and in the process, reducing our water use and waste generation to ensure productivity and value for our stakeholders. Sustainable...
Oct 23, 2018 9:40 AM ET
How NRG Keeps Its Supply Chain Sustainable
In today’s global economy, virtually no organization is fully vertically integrated. This makes sustainability relevant across a company’s entire value chain. After setting an ambitious goal addressing downstream avoidance of customer greenhouse gas emissions, NRG is one of the first in its sector to include its supply chain as part of its sustainability commitments. This makes strong...
Oct 19, 2018 11:35 AM ET
Lesson of Nature: Hurricane Harvey's Impact
In 2017, it became painfully evident that climate change isn’t just coming, it’s already here. People and communities all over the world were reminded in the most brutal ways that the forces of nature, though necessary to life on Earth, can also be devastating. Multiple hurricanes of unprecedented power, earthquakes, fires and mudslides and other devastating events created chaos and crisis all...
Oct 5, 2018 9:05 AM ET
NRG Helps Customers Reach Sustainability Goals
A key part of our business is to enable customers to achieve sustainable energy outcomes. In 2017, we provided energy consumers across two key segments - Residential and Small Business, and Commercial and Industrial - with access to cleaner, smarter energy choices. Residential and small business To properly meet the needs of our customers’ lifestyles and...
Sep 17, 2018 9:45 AM ET
INFOGRAPHIC | How NRG Incorporates the SDGs Into Sustainability Strategy
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a global set of goals, targets and indicators that United Nations member states, and increasingly businesses, are expected to use to frame agendas and policies surrounding development. The global community has given itself until 2030 to achieve the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which will require a significant contribution from the private...
Sep 11, 2018 11:35 AM ET