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2014 Sustainability Report
Values Matter
2014 Sustainability Report
Lorenzo Donadeo
Chairman of the Board (formerly CEO)

Our 2014 sustainability report

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Vermilion's second annual sustainability report. Although producing an annual sustainability report is still a relatively new venture for Vermilion, producing oil and gas in a sustainable and socially responsible manner is not.

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Living Fence
Vermilion staff in Drayton Valley planted a "Living Fence" to help keep kids safe.
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Vermilion supports an environmental "first" in France
With Vermilion's help, large artificial reefs submerged in Lake Parentis-Biscarrosse will contribute to local biodiversity, local recreation and the economy.
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Eco-Neighbourhood (La Teste, France)
In 2015, Vermilion signed a 30-year partnership with a French land developer to provide heat for up to 450 homes in a newly planned eco-neighbourhood complex.
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Construction on the Vermilion Energy Family Centre is complete
The role that the facility will play in delivering family centred treatment is going to be groundbreaking. There are few, if any programs like it in Canada or the United States where families can join their youngster in residential treatment.
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Ensuring public safety has and will continue to be our number one priority
In November 2014, Vermilion hosted the first ever large scale onshore emergency response exercise for the oil and gas industry in The Netherlands.
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The first principle in risk reduction is to eliminate the hazard
Thanks to an ingenious solution developed by staff in Australia, anodes on our Wandoo Platform's CALM Buoy were replaced in 2014 using a new approach that eliminated many safety risks and reduced costs.
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Our people tell us Vermilion is a great place to work
For a sixth year in a row, Vermilion has made the Great Place to Work Institute's® Best Workplaces List in both Canada and France. We also made the Best Workplaces List in The Netherlands for a second year in a row.
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In 2014, Vermilion:
  • produced nearly 18 million boe of oil and gas
  • generated net revenue of more than $1.3 billion
  • distributed more than $272 million in dividends
    to our shareholders
  • paid almost $266 million in taxes and royalties
    in our operating jurisdictions
  • invested more than $1.3 million in community support
  • devoted $37 million to protecting our environment
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