Industry Group: Banks
REC Ltd is a nonbanking financial company operating in India. The company's main objective is to finance and promote power sector projects on the subcontinent. REC provides loan assistance to numerous state power utilities, private sector project developers, central power sector utilities, and state governments. REC investments include power generation, power transmission, power distribution, and other system improvement initiatives. REC is also instrumental in implementing several initiatives spearheaded on behalf of the government of India, including rural electrification. The majority of its revenue derives from long-term financing.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Banks 165 out of 1072
Global Universe 2773 out of 15120
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REC Ltd.'s Exposure is Low
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REC Ltd.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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Top Material ESG Issues for REC Ltd.
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Highest Controversy level that has impacted REC Ltd.'s ESG Risk Rating in the last three years
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