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Environmental Sustainability in Energy

Environmental sustainability performance is one of the three pillars of ESG, measuring the energy a company consumes, the waste it generates, the natural resources it uses, and the consequences for ecosystems and habitats Momentum is on the side of the sustainability movement. Citizens, governments, regulators, and the media are turning the spotlight on corporations and demanding action. Companies in every sector, including energy, will need to make concerted efforts to improve their performance across all three ESG measures.

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Environmental Sustainability Deals Activity in the Energy Sector

Energy Monitor’s environmental sustainability deal tracker in the energy sector monitors deals involving environmental sustainability over the past nine quarters.

Environmental Sustainability Deals in the Energy sector: Q2 2019 – Q2 2021

1,649 Asset Transaction

Total Value US$m: 232,086.3
YOY Change: -5.0%

494 Acquisition

Total Value US$m: 110,412.4
YOY Change: 9.0%

389 Partnership

Total Value US$m: 4,232.6
YOY Change: -

297 Equity Offering

Total Value US$m: 41,586.6
YOY Change: -65.6%

236 Debt Offering

Total Value US$m: 88,086.6
YOY Change: -55.1%

202 Venture Financing

Total Value US$m: 1,987.4
YOY Change: 10.8%

170 Private Equity

Total Value US$m: 30,774.4
YOY Change: -56.5%

22 Merger

Total Value US$m: 3,540.1
YOY Change: 1477.0%

Environmental Sustainability Driven Innovation in the Energy Sector

To best track the emergence and use of environmental sustainability in energy, Energy Monitor tracks patents filings and grants as well as companies that hold most patents in the field of environmental sustainability.

Number of patents in Environmental Sustainability in the Energy Sector: 2001 – 2021

Environmental sustainability patents tracker in the energy sector monitors the patents filings and grants over the past two decades.

Top holders of patents in Environmental Sustainability in the Energy Sector: 2001 – 2021

Energy Monitor patent ownership data monitors the companies that hold most environmental sustainability patents in the sector.

Number of Environmental Sustainability Mentions in Filings in the Energy Sector: 2016-2021

Energy Monitor tracks thousands of companies and their annual and quarterly filings. Our analysis tracks the mention of environmental sustainability in those filings over the past five years.

Environmental Sustainability Versus Top 5 Themes in Energy

Energy Monitor compares environmental sustainability mentions in filings versus mentions of other top themes in filings data over the past five years.

Top 10 Companies with Environmental Sustainability Mentions in Filings

Energy Monitor tracks which energy companies mention environmental sustainability in filings most over the past five years.

Environmental Sustainability Jobs Insights in the Energy Sector

Energy Monitor tracks live energy company jobs postings mentioning environmental sustainability or those requiring similar technology skills.

Environmental Sustainability Job Trends in the Energy Sector

Jobs postings by energy companies mentioning environmental sustainability over the recent past. Environmental sustainability jobs tracker in the energy sector looks at jobs posted, closed and active in the sector.

Most Active Energy Companies with Environmental Sustainability Jobs

Energy Monitor’s energy jobs tracker lists energy companies with most environmental sustainability jobs posted in the recent past.

Environmental Sustainability Influencer Activity in the Energy Sector

Energy Monitor tracks the mentions of environmental sustainability by pre-identified energy sector influencers on Twitter. The graph indicates the volume of Tweets mentioning environmental sustainability through recent months.