We are committed to upholding the highest environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards in all of our practices, on every scale.
We understand our responsibility to ensure that our work provides consistent, long-term benefits to the people and communities impacted by it, and to the world at large.
This belief is fundamental to our ethical principles and is essential for our ongoing success and the growth of our business.
of clean energy generated in 2022
49,013 tonnes of CO2
emissions avoided in 2022
All of our work – 100% of our revenue – is connected to activities creating sustainable value to the environment.
In 2021, our solar power plants generated 103.3 GWh of clean electricity and 43,867 tonnes of CO2 emissions were avoided.
Our work also includes ongoing research and development in the field of clean water technology, and our services include a unique nanoremediation solution, to address the growing problem of per- and polyfluorinated substances (PFAS) contamination in groundwater, as well as other contaminants.
View our case studies to learn more about the positive environmental impact of our work.
Beyond the work we do, we have various policies in place to ensure that our dedication to the environment is also reflected in our internal practices.
Our Environmental Commitments
in our global team
We are proud to have built a dynamic, diverse team of colleagues in locations around the world.
We have a two-tiered approach in our employment practices: attracting a strong, diverse pool of talent and encouraging professional development. This vibrant community is one of our greatest strengths, and we are dedicated to its continued enrichment.
Our dedication to community extends beyond our company: one of our guiding principles is to prioritise the well-being of everyone impacted by our work.
We place the highest value on the safety and security of employees, as well as that of the communities and environments in which we operate. Our goal is for every employee and contractor to return home safely at the end of every day.
Our Social Commitments
Good corporate governance is essential to our sustainability.
It creates an atmosphere of trust and allows us to build solid, lasting relationships with all of our stakeholders, from suppliers to investors.
As Photon Energy Group continues to grow, we are committed to maintaining our focus on the responsible management of our operations and affairs at a corporate level.
Our Corporate Governance Commitments
We strive to conduct our business with respect for fundamental human rights.
As part of this commitment, we require our business partners to respect and avoid the infringement of human rights, as well as address adverse human rights risks and impact.
We have zero tolerance for any form of modern slavery, child labour, forced or compulsory labour or human trafficking, and we hold our business partners to the same standard.
Our Human Rights Commitments
We view independent sustainability ratings as a way to ensure that we hold ourselves to the highest standards, and to provide our stakeholders with confidence in our genuine commitment to a sustainable business model.
In 2023, imug rating renewed its rating of 'very good' of our environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) policies and practices, attributed based on the following scale: weak, moderate, good, very good, excellent. Download the report below to learn more.
In addition to this, our Green EUR Bond was scored as 'attractive' by KFM Deutsched Mittelstand AG and we were named 'Best Issuer Green SME Bonds 2021' by Bond Magazine.
Read our 2022 sustainability report for further details on our policies and practises.