In Focus: NOIA's ESG Network 2024 Report Spotlights Innovation in Emissions Reduction & Workforce Diversity
Washington, D.C. – The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) today released the report, The NOIA ESG Network 2024 Report of the Offshore Energy Industry: Managing Emissions and Developing the Workforce of Tomorrow. The report highlights the work done by the NOIA Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Network and NOIA members to share and develop the best ESG practices across the offshore energy industry, including 11 case studies in emissions reduction or diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs.
NOIA President Erik Milito said, “The NOIA ESG Network and our fourth annual ESG report underscore the innovation and commitment companies apply towards building the workforce of tomorrow and tangible progress in emissions reduction efforts -- two key and critical areas of importance for the industry in the ESG paradigm. Our industry is driven by visionary leaders and innovators who recognize their pivotal role in advancing societal progress. Whether it's delivering dependable, cost-effective, and environmentally responsible energy or fostering workforce development opportunities from the field to the boardroom, NOIA members contribute to a remarkable ecosystem that enhances the world. While there continue to be complexities and uncertainties within the field of ESG, the offshore sector continues to perform at the highest levels in environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and corporate governance.”
Paul Danos, NOIA Chairman and Owner & CEO of Danos, said, “Improving our environmental performance, progressing society forward, and being the ‘best neighbor we can be’ have long been a fundamental part of how the offshore energy industry does business. Our industry is a network of thousands of companies and hundreds of thousands of workers who want to safely and sustainably support and promote the betterment of local communities. The variety of companies participating in this year’s report underscores how deep and serious our industry takes ESG performance.”
NOIA ESG Network 2024 Report At-A-Glance:
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