Eversource Named #1 Vitality & Utility Firm In Newsweek Journal’s Checklist Of Most Accountable Firms
December 12, 2020
Eversource named # 1 Energy and Utilities in Newsweek Magazine’s Most Responsible Business List Energy company ranks first for the second year running. MANCHESTER (December 9, 2020) – For the second year running, Eversource Energy (NYSE: ES) was recognized by Newsweek Magazine on its list of America’s Most Responsible Companies. Eversource was ranked first on the Newsweek list in the Energy & Utilities category and ranked 72nd out of 2,000 large public companies rated as part of their review process. The list is based on an analysis of corporate social responsibility, sustainability, corporate citizenship efforts and an independent public survey.
“This recognition is a tremendous honor reflecting the relentless dedication and determination of our company and our great people – especially in these uncertain times,” said Jim Judge, chairman, president and CEO of Eversource. “As we continue to work under our COVID-19 pandemic plan, we continue to focus on providing safe and reliable electricity, gas and water service to our customers while creating a diverse and engaging workplace for employees, clean energy To promote and work We are honored to be back on Newsweek’s list this year and in the great company of the other distinguished winners. ”
“At the end of this difficult year, we wanted to recognize companies like Eversource that care about being good citizens and give back to their communities,” said Nancy Cooper, Newsweek’s global editor in chief. “Eversource has once again surpassed its category and made it clear that the company shares the values that we all respect and value. That is worth recognizing every year.”
Eversource’s commitment to carbon neutrality, support for solar systems, investments in EV charging infrastructure and initiatives in line with its strategy to be the catalyst for clean energy development in New England shows its corporate responsibility. In addition, the energy company has partnered with global offshore wind developer Ørsted to bring additional offshore wind to the northeast and is driving innovative energy storage projects to improve energy reliability for customers.
The Newsweek list features the 400 most responsible companies in the United States in 14 different industry sub-categories. Eversource and the other recognized companies in Newsweek’s Most Responsible Business in America were featured in Newsmagazine on December 6th. 780 North Commercial St. Manchester, New Hampshire 03101 Click here to view Newsweek’s list of America’s Most Responsible Companies.
Hailed as the national leader for its corporate citizenship, Eversource (NYSE: ES) is the # 1 energy company on Newsweek’s 2020 list of America’s Most Responsible Businesses and recognized as one of America’s Fairest Corporations. Eversource is New Hampshire’s largest electric utility, serving more than 523,000 homes and businesses in 211 cities and towns and providing water to approximately 9,500 homes and businesses in Hampton, North Hampton and Rye. Eversource is proud to be recognized as the Number 1 United Way in New Hampshire. Eversource leverages the commitment of approximately 9,000 employees in three states to build a unified company that focuses on the safe provision of reliable energy and water with excellent customer service. As the country’s leading energy efficiency provider, the company enables a nationally clean energy future in the northeast with nationally recognized energy efficiency solutions and successful programs for the integration of new clean energy resources such as solar, offshore wind, electric vehicles and battery storage. into the electrical system. More information is available at eversource.com and on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn. For more information on our water services, please visit aquarionwater.com.