Back to Top
Values Matter
Sustainability Report
Values Matter
2016 Sustainability Report
Download our
2017

External Associations and Initatives

Vermilion's sustainability approach is also guided by our participation in the following industry and sustainability-related organizations, and their associated external initiatives: G4-15, G4-16

OrganizationINITIATIVE DETAILS
Carbon Disclosure Project Vermilion has filed Climate Change Responses with CDP since 2014; Vermilion was the first Canadian energy company to achieve the top score of 100, was named to the Climate A List in 2016 and received a score in the top 3% of companies in 2017. 
Energy Sector Sustainability Leadership Initiative This working group focused on sustainability benchmarking within the oil and gas industry in Calgary when it launched in 2013, and has since transitioned into a focus on energy sector sustainability best practices. Vermilion chaired the initiative in 2017. 
RobecoSAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment Vermilion began reporting into the CSA in 2017, achieving a ranking in the 78th percentile for the oil and gas sector.
London Benchmarking Group Canada Vermilion began reporting community investment through LBG Canada in 2012.
Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) Vermilion is an active member of APPEA, which represents Australia’s oil and gas exploration and production industry. Our Managing Director in Australia has been a long-time director on the APPEA board, and currently serves as Chairman.
UFIP (Union française des industries pétrolières) UFIP is the French industry association for the petroleum industry, including companies operating in France in one of the oil and gas industry's three major segments: exploration and production, refining, and marketing. It provides the French government with ongoing industry feedback on various European Union directives/initiatives.
Dutch Long Term Energy Efficiency Improvement Program (MJA Program) We provide detailed long term planning and annual reporting/updates on an ongoing basis.
Pole AVENIA Geosciences Innovation Valley Vermilion began serving on the Board of Directors of this competitiveness cluster in 2013; AVENIA has many programs related to supporting geothermal development in France and optimizing recovery from existing hydrocarbon reservoirs. It brings together companies, research laboratories and schools, and also involves governments and local organizations. 
France-Canada Chamber of Commerce Vermilion began serving on the Board of Directors in 2012. The Chamber of Commerce promotes business activities between Canada and France.
Dutch oil and gas explorer and producer association  (NOGEPA) Vermilion is an active member of the Dutch oil and gas explorer and producer association. We participate in several workgroups and sub-committees, working closely with other industry representatives to continuously improve our practices related to safety, environment and public acceptance.
Ambès Regional Water Basin Committee  Our Ambès superintendent has been elected as a member of this basin committee, having a key role in two commissions: the Littoral Commission and the Industry Commission.
Values Matter
Vermilion Energy