ESG ratings & performance

EDF is rated by ESG rating agencies and sustainable fund managers that evaluate, based on their own sectoral methodologies, the policies and achievements of companies in the field of sustainable development.

 

2022 Results

CDP
Climat Change : EDF is rated A, on a scale from F to A. Average of the utilities sector is C.
Water Security : EDF is rated B, on a scale from F to A. Average of the utilities sector is B.

Sustainalytics
ESG score : EDF is rated 86, on a scale from 0 à 100. Average of the utilities sector is 61.
ESG Risk Rating : EDF is rated low (top 6%), on a scale from negligible (100) to severe (0). Average of the utilities sector is severe.

MSCI
EDF is rated A, on a scale from CCC to AAA. Average of the utilities sector is A.

S&P Global
EDF is rated 83, on a scale from 0 to 100. Average of the utilities sector is 33.

Moody's (ex V.E)
EDF is rated 72, on a scale from 0 to 100. Average of the utilities sector is 42.

Ecovadis
EDF is rated 80, on a scale from 0 to 100. Average of the utilities sector is between 45-65.

Our ratings over the years

  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A Top 1.5% B- D- to A
CDP Water A- Top 33% B D- to A
Sustainalytics 86 4th out of 240 utilities 61 0 to 100
MSCI A Top 47% among 141 utilities BBB CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 83 Top 8% 38 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 72 3rd out of 219 utilities 52 0 to 100
Ecovadis 82 Top 1% 51 0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,6 Top 2%   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+ 2nd decile   D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A Top 6% among 285 utilities C D- to A
CDP Water A-   B D- to A
Sustainalytics 86 2nd out of 208 utilities 61 0 to 100
MSCI A Top 47% among 141 utilities BBB CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 84 13th out of 101 utilities 43 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 71 3rd out of 61 utilities 57 0 to 100
Ecovadis 78 Top 1% 49 0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,8 3rd among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+     D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A Top 4% among 273 utilities C D- to A
CDP Water B   B- D- to A
Sustainalytics 86 2nd out of 208 utilities 61 0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 80 11th out of 100 utilities 45 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 66 5th out of 62 utilities 36 0 to 100
Ecovadis 73 Top 5% among 245 utilities   0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,7 4th among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+ Top 20% out of 121 utilities   D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A   C D- to A
CDP Water C   B- D- to A
Sustainalytics 83 6th out of 193 utilities 61 0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 79 8th out of 91 utilities 46 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 66 5th out of 62 utilities 36 0 to 100
Ecovadis 75 Top 5% among 211 utilities   0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,4 3rd among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+ Top 20% among 104 utilities   D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A-   C D- to A
CDP Water B   B D- to A
Sustainalytics 82 9th out of 225 utilities 61 0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 84 5th out of 98 utilities 50 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 60 Non available   0 to 100
Ecovadis 75     0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,6 2nd among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+ Top 20% among utilities   D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A   C D- to A
CDP Water B   B D- to A
Sustainalytics Non available Non available   0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 87 6th out of 92 utilities 52 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 60     0 to 100
Ecovadis 72     0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,6 2nd among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+     D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate A-     D- to A
CDP Water B     D- to A
Sustainalytics 78 16th out of 246 utilities   0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 79   52 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 58 10th out of 43 utilities   0 to 100
Ecovadis 72 Top 3% among utilities   0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,5 1st among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+     D- to A+
  Rating Ranking Average of the utilities sector Scale (min - max)
CDP Climate B   B D- to A
CDP Water Non available     D- to A
Sustainalytics 76 14th out of 224 utilities   0 to 100
MSCI A     CCC to AAA
S&P CSA (ex-SAM) 79   56 0 to 100
V.E (Moody’s ESG Solutions) 58 10th out of 43 utilities   0 to 100
Ecovadis 67     0 to 100
FTSE4Good 4,3 1st among utilities   0 to 5
ISS-Oekom C+     D- to A+

Agencies with which we engage

CDP

CDP is an international non-profit organisation that assesses corporate policies and actions on climate change (CDP Climate Change), water management (CDP Water) and forests management (CDP Forests).

Sustainalytics

Acquired by Morningstar in 2020, Sustainalytics produces, among others, an ESG rating of companies as well as a risk rating.

MSCI

MSCI produces ESG ratings based on risks identified as material for each sector. The agency also produces non-financial indexes.

S&P Global

In 2020, S&P Global acquires RobecoSAM’s « ESG ratings » segment, which includes the CSA (Corporate Sustainability Assessment). The CSA evaluates companies according to ESG criteria, on which are also based the DJSI indexes.

V.E

Acquired by Moody’s, Vigeo Eiris becomes V.E, part of Moody’s ESG Solutions. V.E’s rating is based on ESG criteria. The agency also produces Euronext, a serie of non-financial ratings.

Ecovadis

Ecovadis produces a CSR rating aiming at fostering global supply chain sustainability, and allows business partners to share their performance externally.

Non-financial indexes

Some rating agencies create and manage non-financial indexes used by investors and analysts to guide their investment choices, based on sustainability criteria.

EDF remains in the most important non-financial indexes (non-exhaustive list)

The main international coalitions EDF takes part in

wbcsd

The wbcsd (World Business Council for Sustainable Development) gathers 200 companies in order to achieve UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

Business Amibition for 1.5°C

Business Amibition for 1.5°C is a campaign led by SBTi (Science Based Targets initiative) and the Global Compact that gathers companies committed to align their emissions trajectory to limit global warming below 1.5°C.

EV100

EV100 is an initiative that aims at accelerating the transition of the fleet of corporate vehicles towards electric mobility.

We Mean Business

We Mean Business is a coalition promoting corporate policies and actions aiming to lower GHG emissions by 2030 and to achieve a just transition towards a carbon neutral economy by 2050.

Act4nature

Act4nature is a voluntary commitment initiative for companies, promoting biodiversity.