For the eight consecutive year, EDP makes part of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. This reflects the company's efforts to integrate sustainability in all areas of the value chain, across all Business Units and all countries in which we are present. As far as EDP is concerned, its efforts to gain admission to the Dow Jones Indexes have enabled it to delineate clear goals regarding a sustainable activity. The constant assessment of the Company and updating of the criteria have created and undeniable rigour within the Group, in all its spheres of operation.
The company's practices that are assessed for admission to the Index involve the following areas:
This index is a very selective and demanding assesment of the sustainability performance of companies and their adaptation to market trends. This year 3375 companies listed on the S&P Global BMI stock market were analysed, with less than 10% being listed in the final index.