Company is 11th in list of Top 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada
TORONTO, June 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Ontario Power Generation (OPG) placed 11th on Canada's top 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada. The annual corporate rankings were based on energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions with a high degree of emphasis on transparency and continuity with companies leading the way to a more sustainable world.
"This is a great example of power with purpose at work and I congratulate all OPG employees for contributing to this achievement," said OPG President and CEO Jeff Lyash. "I'm particularly pleased that we've moved up to 11th in the rankings from 33rd last year. OPG is a company that is committed to environmental, social and community values."
This is the 17th annual Corporate Knights top 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada ranking. The full list can be accessed through the Corporate Knights website at http://www.corporateknights.com/reports/2018-best-50/.
OPG generates safe, clean, reliable, low-cost power for Ontario. More than 99 per cent of this power is free of smog and carbon emissions. OPG's power is priced 40 per cent lower than other generators, which helps moderate customer bills.
SOURCE Ontario Power Generation Inc.
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