Key sustainability ratings

We track our performance on selected international and local sustainability indices to help us improve our performance and stay ahead of emerging sustainability issues.

Carbon Disclosure Project

CDP is one of the most influential investor-related carbon performance assessments. We have been responding to CDP since its launch in 2002.

CDP Climate
 Scores 2015
Disclosure: 96
Performance: C
2016
A-
2017
B
CDP Water Score
 Disclosure Score 2016
B
2017
A-

Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index

The DJSI is a globally recognised index which includes companies from a wide spectrum of industries. 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.

DJSI CLP and Electric Utilities Industry Average & Asia Pacific Average Scores
 Company Score 2015
57
2016
73
2017
70
Electric Utilities Industry Average Score
 Disclosure Score 2015
52
2016
52
2017
50
 Asia Pacific Average Score 2015
62
2016
68
2017
67

Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index

CLP has been listed on the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index and Hang Seng (Mainland China and Hong Kong) Corporate Sustainability Index since 2010. The Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index is a local index which helps us better understand our sustainability performance relative to other Hong Kong and Mainland Chinese companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

HKQAA Rating
 Rating 2015
AA
2016
AA
2017
A+

 


Others

There is an increasing number of sustainability-related rankings or ratings that we do not proactively contribute to although CLP may still be included in some of these rankings.

FTSE4Good

CLP is not listed on FTSE4Good index due to the presence of nuclear power in our generation portfolio. However, we are scored by FTSE4Good and we monitor our performance on FTSE4Good on an annual basis. As of 31 December 2017, our FTSE4Good score was 3.3.

 Overall Scores 2015
3.2
2016
3.3
2017
3.3

MSCI

CLP has been included in the MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes (previously MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes) since 2015. We have maintained a stable overall rating of A in the last three years.

 Overall Scores 2015
A
2016
A
2017
A