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NRG Energy Recognized for Excellence in Environmental Initiatives by 2021 SEAL Business Sustainability Awards
NRG awarded for exemplary leadership in environmental initiatives established to drive environmental progress and impact global sustainability
The SEAL (Sustainability, Environmental Achievement and Leadership) Awards honor the organizations and leaders dedicated to making real progress on one of the most pressing issues of our time.
“As one of the largest competitive retail power providers in the country, NRG understands that while decisions made today have a near-term impact, the effects of these actions will have a lasting legacy on our world,” said
The SEAL Business Sustainability Awards acknowledged NRG for:
- Converting NRG, previously one of the nation’s largest power generators, into a leading consumer services company and reducing NRG’s GHG emissions by 55%, from a 2014 baseline, on the path to reaching net-zero emissions by 2050.
- Expanding NRG's portfolio of sustainable products and services for both our home and business customers including retail renewable electricity plans, customized demand response programs and active energy management tools, energy efficiency consulting and products, and certified carbon offsets.
- Deepening engagement with external stakeholders committed to a more sustainable future through our investor engagement program, and actively participating in groups focused on various decarbonization pathways.
“Our mission at SEAL is to rigorously assess and then celebrate extraordinary sustainability leadership. We’re honored to recognize
This year’s awardees ranged from global brands to high-growth start-ups and scale-ups from a wide array of sectors, including technology, transportation, financial services, utilities, and consumer goods. More information about the SEAL Business Sustainability Award winners is available at http://sealawards.com/sustainability-award-2021.
At NRG, we’re bringing the power of energy to people and organizations by putting customers at the center of everything we do. We generate electricity and provide energy solutions and natural gas to millions of customers through our diverse portfolio of retail brands. A Fortune 500 company, operating in