NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2015--
Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) today announced it has been ranked first
among U.S. energy companies on the 2015 Newsweek Green Rankings –
U.S. 500, one of the world’s most recognized assessments of corporate
The rankings reflect the sustainability and environmental impact of the
500 largest publicly traded companies in the United States by market
capitalization. Hess ranked No. 63 across all sectors.
“We are proud of the progress we are making in environmental performance
and committed to building a sustainable enterprise that will make a
positive difference for our stakeholders and the world around us,”
said John Hess, Chief Executive Officer, Hess Corporation.
Based on research from Corporate Knights Capital, along with a “Green
Revenue” score from HIP (Human Impact + Profit) Investor Inc., the 2015
ranking features eight indicators that are used to assess and measure
environmental performance. The U.S. 500 full list and a detailed
description of the methodology are available at http://www.newsweek.com/green-2015/top-green-companies-u.s.-2015.
In April, Hess was ranked first among oil and gas companies on Corporate
Responsibility magazine’s prestigious list of 100 Best Corporate
Citizens for 2015. In January, the company was the only U.S. oil and gas
producer named to the 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations list.
Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged
in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. More
information on Hess Corporation is available at http://www.hess.com.
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Lorrie Hecker, 212-687-8250