- JSC Gazprom (MCX:GAZP) publishes Sustainability Report 2008/2009

The report unveils correlation of various aspects of the company's production & environmental activities as well as social responsibility in the sustainable development context
Dec 14, 2010 8:25 AM ET

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) December 14, 2010 - Gazprom (RTS: GAZP, MICEX: GAZP, LSE: OGZD, FWB: GAZ, OTC: OGZPY) has released its first Sustainability Report. The Report is available at

The Report:

  • embraces the period from 2008 through 2009. It also covers the corporate history milestones and recent events giving a clear picture of the Company's potential;

  • reflects the operating results achieved by natural gas production, transmission, underground storage, processing and marketing companies;

  • presents Gazprom’s activities in the Russian Federation. Information on certain aspects of the international business is contained therein if it is deemed substantial for in-depth perception of the Report.

The Report unveils correlation of various aspects of the Company's production and environmental activities as well as social responsibility in the sustainable development context.

According to Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee in his message to the Report readers: “The long-lasting history of Gazprom shows that the strategy pursued by the Company is in line with the sustainable development model which has recently gained wide public recognition. We believe that the primary challenge in achieving sustainability is balanced and efficient use of production resources to the benefit of the present and future generations. The sustainable development benchmarks help us build the Company's business in the context of the global efforts aimed at addressing such critical international problems as energy efficiency, emissions reduction and social progress acceleration”.

The Report is in line with the Sustainability Reporting Guidelines version 3.0 compiled by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and has undergone a third-party assurance (verification) procedure by the Council for Non-Financial Reporting of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs>

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Hard copies of the Report can be ordered from