ESG Ratings & Awards

It is one of CLP’s priorities to create positive sustainability impact through our energy business. Over the years, our environmental, social and governance (ESG) progress has been well recognised in Hong Kong and across the Asia-Pacific region, and we have received numerous awards for our sustainability achievements.

ESG Ratings

Our latest ESG ratings are listed below. Further information can also be found in our Sustainability Report.

 

Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index 2020 

Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index 2020 
Company score: 77/100

The DJSI is a globally recognised index which includes companies from a wide spectrum of industries. Inclusion in DJSI is based on a company’s score in the Corporate Sustainability Assessment. CLP has been a constituent of the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index (DJSI Asia Pacific) and Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific 40 Index (DJSI Asia Pacific 40) since the launch of both indices in 2009.  

Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index 2020-2021

Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index 2020-2021: AA-

The Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index helps the market better understand CLP's sustainability performance relative to other Hong Kong and Mainland Chinese companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. CLP has been listed on the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index and Hang Seng (Mainland and HK) Corporate Sustainability Index since their inception in 2010. Also, a Hang Seng ESG 50 Index was launched in 2020 to reflect the performance of top 50 ESG leaders with relatively high market-capitalisation listed in Hong Kong, with CLP as one of the constituents.

CDP 2020 

CDP 2020 
Climate Change score: B 
Water score: B- 

CDP, formerly Carbon Disclosure Project, runs a global disclosure system for companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their environmental impacts. We have provided data for CDP – Climate Change since its launch in 2002, and currently disclose through the Climate Change and Water initiatives.

FTSE4Good 2020

FTSE4Good 2020: 3.6/5

The FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong ESG practices. CLP has been a constituent of the index since June 2018. 

MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes 2020

MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes 2020: AA 

The MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes target companies that have the highest ESG rated performance in each sector of the parent index. CLP has qualified as a constituent of the index since 2015. 

Credit Ratings

Learn more about our credit ratings.

ESG Awards

In addition to our solid ESG ratings, CLP has also received numerous awards over the years for its sustainability performance and reporting.

 

Australasian Reporting Awards

Australasian Reporting Awards 2020
•     Sustainability Report of the Year 
•     Gold Award for Sustainability Reporting 

CLP’s 2019 Sustainability Report received the much coveted 2020 ARA Sustainability Report of the Year Award. It also won a Gold Award for Sustainability Reporting for two consecutive years since this award was introduced in 2019.

Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants  Best Corporate Governance Awards 2020

Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants 
Best Corporate Governance Awards 2020 
•     Sustainability and Social Responsibility
       Reporting Award 

For the tenth successive year, CLP received a Sustainability and Social Responsibility Reporting Award in the Best Corporate Governance Awards presented by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

The Hong Kong Management Association Best Annual Reports Awards

The Hong Kong Management Association
Best Annual Reports Awards 2020
•     Sustainability Reporting Award    

The Hong Kong Management Association’s Best Annual Reports Awards is to encourage the publication of timely, accurate, informative and well-presented annual reports for stakeholders. CLP was bestowed with the Sustainability Reporting Award in the general category for the ninth successive year since the award was introduced in 2012.  

BDO ESG Awards 2019

BDO
BDO ESG Awards 2019 

•     ESG Report of the Year
•     Best in ESG
•     Best in Reporting

The BDO ESG Awards recognises outstanding listed companies in Hong Kong who have made a positive impact in the areas of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) – those who implement outstanding sustainability initiatives. CLP won the ESG Report of the Year, Best in ESG and Best in Reporting awards in the Large Market Capitalisation category in 2019. 

 IR Magazine Awards – Greater China 2020

IR Magazine 
IR Magazine Awards – Greater China 2020 

  • Best ESG Materiality Reporting (Large Cap)

The IR Magazine Awards recognises the achievement of companies that produce clear investor-facing communications about ESG issues that are material to their business. CLP won the Best ESG Materiality Reporting (Large cap) Award for two consecutive years.

Frost & Sullivan and The Energy and Resources Institute  Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2019

Frost & Sullivan and The Energy and Resources Institute 
Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2019

  •  Sustainability Leaders Award – Mega Large Business, Process Sector  

The Sustainability 4.0 Awards recognises companies that are well-equipped to respond to the emerging opportunities and risks resulting from sustainability trends, based on a comprehensive assessment process, involving interviews with senior management and front-line staff. CLP India was named the Sustainability Leaders in the Mega Large Business category. 

The Hong Kong Management Association  Hong Kong Sustainability Award 2018/19

The Hong Kong Management Association 
Hong Kong Sustainability Award 2018/19

  • Hong Kong Sustainability Award 
  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Sustainability Initiative: Economic Dimension  
  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Sustainability Initiative: Social Dimension   
  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Sustainability Initiative Environmental Dimension   

The Hong Kong Management Association's Hong Kong Sustainability Award recognises organisations that demonstrated due consideration to the economic, social and environmental aspects of sustainability, while achieving good business and organisational performance. CLP won four awards in the large organisation category in 2018/19.

Sustainability Reports

Learn more about our sustainability performance. 

CLP at a Glance

Get an overview of our overall awards and recognitions.