Industry Group: Utilities
Country/Region: United States of America
Eversource Energy is a diversified holding company with subsidiaries that provide rate-regulated electric, gas, and water distribution service to more than 4 million customers in the Northeast U.S. The company expanded its service territories with acquisitions of NStar (2012), Aquarion (2017), and Columbia Gas (2020). Eversource is exiting its 50% partnership with European utility Orsted to develop 2 gigawatts of offshore wind projects by 2025. The company exited most of its unregulated businesses in 2006.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Utilities 67 out of 699
Global Universe 3415 out of 15561
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Eversource Energy's Exposure is Medium
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Eversource Energy's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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