NOIA Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Network Releases First Annual Report

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 29, 2021
NOIA Contact:  Justin Williams, (202) 465-8464 |

NOIA Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Network Releases First Annual Report

Washington, D.C. – The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) released the report, Year One: NOIA ESG Annual Report. 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 industry.

NOIA President Erik Milito said, “As the voice and advocate of the entire offshore energy ecosystem, NOIA has been placed in a unique position to lead on ESG issues. The level of participation within the NOIA ESG Network is a testament to how seriously our members take their commitment to being the best neighbor and investment opportunity. Companies of every type and size are solving and scaling innovative solutions for some of the world’s most pressing challenges. NOIA members play a continuous role in promoting the solutions that provide the energy vital for lifting society in an environmentally sustainable way. NOIA is proud of the work our members are doing and we are grateful that they have embraced the NOIA ESG Network help to learn, collaborate, align, and improve in their stewardship, governance and performance.”

Year One: NOIA ESG Network At-A-Glance:

To learn about the NOIA ESG Network, read the NOIA ESG Network Foundational, Environmental, Social & Governance Principles and see the list of companies who have signed the NOIA ESG Network Participation Agreement click here.

To download the Year One: NOIA ESG Annual Report click here.



The NOIA Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Program is a programmatic effort to share and develop best ESG practices across the offshore energy industry. Bill Langin, Vice President Exploration of Shell, serves as the NOIA ESG Committee chair and Paul Howes, President & CEO of Newpark Resources, serves as the vice chair.

The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) represents and advances a dynamic and growing offshore energy industry, providing solutions that support communities and protect our workers, the public and our environment.

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