Aligning with UN's Sustainable Development Goals

Our management’s philosophy and way of thinking drives us to use the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals as the framework of our activities and actions and align with them, overall, as a company. 



In Energean, we realize that by being an energy company we have a greater impact on specific SDGs. Thus, we make sure that we focus on achieving mostly the following Sustainable Development Goals:

1. NO POVERTY

  • Energean engages in the activities of “Together for Children” - an association of NGOs in the field of
    child welfare - in Athens, Greece

2. ZERO HUNGER

  • Energean cooperates with “Boroume” (”We Can”) - NGO that fights food waste - in Athens and Kavala, Greece
  • Donation of Super Market Gift Vouchers for the Easter Table, Kavala, Greece

3. GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

  • Zero injuries to Energean employees in 2019
  • Zero work related illnesses to persons working at Energean sites in 2019
  • 4 million manhours with no Lost Time Injuries (LTI) in our FPSO hull construction, Zhoushan, China
  • 1 million manhours with no Lost Time Injuries (LTI) in all Energean sites
  • Energean sponsors the 2019 Finswimming European Senior Championship in Ioannina, Greece
  • Energean supports the 2019 Panhellenic High School Basketball Championship Finals in Kavala, Greece
  • Energean was the Gold Sponsor of the 2nd “Apostolos Pavlos” International Swimming Meet in Kavala, Greece

4. QUALITY EDUCATION

  • Energean provided international academic scholarships and financial aid to 6 college students
  • Energean offered paid internships to 23 college students in Greece
  • Energean became a strategic partner with Chemecon (non-profit association of Young Chemical Engineers)
  • Guided tours of college professors and students on our onshore facilities (“Sigma Plant”), in Kavala, Greece

5. GENDER EQUALITY

  • Female Chairperson
  • Percentage of women in Senior Management: 42%
  • Percentage of women in Board of Directors: 22%

6. CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

  • Energean recycled more than 90% of the water withdrawals in its production sites

7. AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

  • Energean is a 70% gas focused company

8. DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH

  • Number of employees α: 393
  • Number of nationalities of employees and contractors: 17

10. REDUCED INEQUALITIES

  • Energean supports “Etgarim” (Israel), an NGO for rehabilitation of disabled adults and children through outdoor sports
  • Energean teams up with the Israeli Paralympic Committee
  • Energean supports 3 Paralympic swimmers in Israel
  • Energean sponsors the 2nd International Wheelchair Basketball Tournament “Rebound of Friendship”
    in Kavala, Greece
  • Energean supports Rabin Elementary School in Nesher, Israel. Children experienced some of the daily challenges faced by
    disabled people, through simulations
  • Energean supports the School of Special Vocational Education and Training and donates equipment for the school’s
    multi-sensory room, which aids children on the autistic spectrum and with learning difficulties.
  • Energean supports the Association of Paraplegics and Disabled people of the Ileia Prefecture, Southwest Greece

11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

  • Energean was the grand sponsor of the 3rd Dodoni Festival - a summer Cultural Festival - Ioannina, Western Greece
  • Energean donated firefighting equipment for a large-scale Fire Service response training drill at Energean’s
    onshore facilities in Kavala, Greece
  • Energean was the gold sponsor of the “White Night” in Kavala, Greece
  • Energean sponsored “KALPAKIA 2019” and honored the heroes of World War II in Ioannina, Greece
  • Energean sponsored the 2019 Israeli Offshore Regatta by Carmel Sailing Community - NGO that develops the sailing
    community in Haifa, Israel

12. RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

  • Energy management system established in Energean production sites within the environmental management system accredited to ISO 14001
  • Energean recycled more than 90% of the wastes generated during 2019 in its production sites

13. CLIMATE ACTION

  • Energean pledges to become a net-zero emitter by 2050
  • Energean commits to set science-based targets aligned with limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels

14. LIFE BELOW WATER

  • Zero oil spills during 2019, while maintaining a completely clear record since the beginning of our operations
  • World Environment Day: Energean sponsors Sharks Live Viewing - viewpoint of Hadera, Israel
  • Energean supports the educational program “Protecting the Sea” in Furadis, Israel

15. LIFE ON LAND

  • Zero environmental damage during 2019, while maintaining a completely clear record since the beginning of
    our operations
  • World Environment Day: Nestos River - Beach Clean Up & signing of a Telemetric Stations MoU
  • World Environment Day: Beach and Seabed Clean Up, City and Marina of Bar - Montenegro

17. PARTNERSHIPS FOR THE GOALS

Energean collaborated with:

  • United Nations Global Compact
  • “Etgarim” (NGO for rehabilitation of disabled adults and children through outdoor sports - Israel
  • “Boroume” (“We Can”) - Athens & Kavala, Greece
  • Chemecon (Non-profit association of young Chemical Engineers) - Athens, Greece
  • Management body of the Nestos River Delta, Lakes Vistonida -Ismarida and Thassos Island, Greece
  • Israeli Paralympic Committee
  • Bodossaki Foundation - a well-known charity and public benefit foundation in Greece
  • Carmel Sailing Community - NGO that develops the sailing community in Haifa, Israel
  • Municipality of Pogoni - Ioannina, Greece
  • Nature and Parks Authority - Israel
  • Rabin Elementary School - Nesher, Israel
  • School of Special Vocational Education and Training - Kavala, Greece
  • Association of Paraplegics and Disabled people of the Ileia Prefecture, Southwestern Greece
  • “Together for Children” - an association of NGOs in the field of child welfare in Athens, Greece