Like most companies in the world, we have a way to go before we can say we have a sustainable business. Still, that is our goal.

We say you cannot have a sustainable business without having sustainability as one of your key targets. That is why we have incorporated sustainability as a critical component in our strategy. Since 2008 we have been a supporter of the UN Global Compact. Therefore it is natural for us to use the UN Sustainable Development Goals as a tool to develop our sustainability targets. During the autumn and winter of 2018 and 2019, the whole Grieg Group worked on the SDGs.

For the coming years, Grieg Star will focus on five SDGs. These are heavily linked together. For a shipping company to become sustainable, we need innovation. To be able to innovate, we need an organisation rigged for innovation. That means diversity and competence. So these are our SDGs:

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ESG-status – the numbers:

 

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

Comments

Ref

Environment

Climate Risk and Climate footprint

Scope 1 GHG (Direct emissions of CO2 equivalents, metric tonnes )

464.653

459.138

445.300

525.700

522.968

506.657

GRI 305-1; SDG 13

Scope 2 GHG (Indirect emissions of CO2 equivalents, metric tonnes )

201

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured before 2019

GRI 305-2; SDG 13

EEOI (Energy Efficiency Operational Indicator)

10,865

11,765

13,377

13,846

11,632

10,127

Scope 1 divided by transport work

GRI 305-4; SDG 13

Energy consumed, gigajoules

6.225.004

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured before 2019

GRI 302-1; SDG 13

Energy consumed: Heavy Fuel Oil %

81%

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured before 2019

GRI 302-1; SDG 13

Energy consumed: renewable/low-carbon %

0,01%

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured before 2019

GRI 302-1, SDG 13

Air pollution

SOx emissions, metric tonnes

3.434

3.561

3.494

3.870

3.465

3.557

MARPOL Annex VI Reg. 14

NOx emissions, metric tonnes

14.487

14.319

13.590

15.959

15.551

15.702

GRI 305-7; SDG 3; MARPOL Annex VI Reg. 13/14

Particular matter emissions

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured

GRI 305-7; SDG 3; MARPOL Annex VI Reg. 13/14

Ship recycling

Number of ships recycled

2

   

   

1

4

1

EU 1257/2013; SDG 8, 12, 14

Number of ships recycled according to EU SRR

2

   

   

1

4

1

According to extended interpretation of Hong Kong conv before 2019

EU 1257/2013; SDG 8, 12, 14

Ecological Impacts

Days in marine protected areas

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured

SDG 14; GRI 304-2

Number of oil spills

3

   

   

   

   

   

SDG 14; GRI 306-3

Aggregated tonnes potentially harmful oil spills

0,4

   

   

   

   

   

SDG 14; GRI 306-3

Social

Accidents, Safety and Labour Rights

LTIF

0,86

1,73

1,89

2,44

1,46

2,80

GRI 403-9; IMO ISM Code; SDG 8

BoD % women

60%

60%

50%

50%

50%

50%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Top management % women

33%

38%

38%

44%

44%

33%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Management % women

31%

36%

43%

19%

19%

25%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Employees total % women

47%

46%

49%

39%

41%

41%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Seafarers top management % women

0,1%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Seafarers management % women

0,4%

0,3%

0,1%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

Seafarers % women

1,4%

1,2%

0,6%

0,5%

0,2%

GRI 405-1; SDG 5, 10

PSC Deficiencies

1,40

1,12

1,22

0,80

0,78

0,90

SDG 8, 14

PSC Detentions

3

2

2

1

   

   

SDG 8, 14

Marine casualties

3

5

10

3

2

6

SDG 8

Marine casualties, very serious %

   

   

   

   

   

   

SDG 8

Marine casualties, deaths

   

   

   

   

   

   

SDG 8

Sick leave shore

1,6%

1,3%

1,6%

3,0%

2,2%

No formal records of global sick leave in 2014

SDG 8

Governance

Business Ethics

Number of calls at ports that have the 20 lowest rankings in Transparency
International’s Corruption Perception Index

19

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Not measured before 2019

SDG16

Number of incidents where bribes have been requested.

7

   

   

9

2

SDG16

Total monetary value of significant fines and total number of non-monetary sanctions for non-compliance with laws and/or regulations

0

0

0

0

0

0

SDG16