BUMI Resources become Coal Company with the Highest ESG Achievement in the World

PT Bumi Resources Tbk (BUMI) was ranked among the top 56 coal companies worldwide in June 2022 by leading global financial data service provider, Refinitiv, which provides ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) assessment and scoring.

These results show that BUMI’s ESG disclosure performance is strong with a score of 84 (on a scale of 100). On their website, Refinitiv categorizes scores above 75 (Fourth Quartile) as an indication of relatively excellent ESG performance and a high level of transparency in reporting material ESG data to the public.

BUMI’s President Director, Adika Nuraga Bakrie, said that this achievement was due to BUMI’s commitment to run the business in a sustainable manner and to implement ESG consistently.

“To achieve its vision, BUMI is openly committed to running a sustainable business. BUMI has also developed a sustainability report since 2016 until now, which publishes the success of ESG practices implemented by BUMI in various aspects of sustainability, such as economic performance, labor practices, compliance, environment, and society, as well as human rights,” he said, quoted on Friday. ‘at (1/7).

He added that the company is very proud of its ranking on Refinitiv, as a leading provider of financial market data and infrastructure, to measure BUMI’s ESG performance position among its peers and to continuously communicate its ESG achievements.

Refinitiv, formerly known as Thomson Reuters, is a business of the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), and one of the world’s largest providers of financial market data and infrastructure.

Refinitiv has $6.25 billion in revenue, more than 40,000 customers and 400,000 end users in 190 countries. Refinitiv is headquartered in London, England.

Refinitiv’s ESG score is designed to transparently and objectively measure a company’s relative ESG performance, commitment and effectiveness across 10 key themes (emissions, environmental product innovation, human rights, shareholders, etc.) based on publicly reported data.

Refinitiv’s ESG score measures a company’s ESG performance based on publicly verifiable data reports. The ESG score includes and quantifies more than 630 enterprise-level ESG measurements, of which some of the 186 most comparable and material per industry strengthen the overall enterprise assessment and valuation process.

Refinitiv is grouped into 10 categories that make up the three pillar scores and the final ESG score, which reflects the company’s ESG performance.

Source: https://www.tambang.co.id/bumi-resources-jadi-perusahaan-batu-bara-peraih-esg-tertinggi-di-dunia