Sustainability indices and ratings

Expert assessments of our sustainability efforts and good rankings in sustainability indices are important to us as they support the continuous improvement of our performance.

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CDP - Climate Change


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We were ranked in category B (scale from D to A, A being the highest score) among the Electric utility sector in the annual CDP Climate Change rating 2018. CDP collects information on climate risks and low carbon opportunities from the world’s largest companies. CDP is an international, not-for-profit organisation involving several different market players. 

FTSE4Good Index Series 

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As of June 2019 Fortum is a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series.

STOXX Global ESG Leaders

STOXX Global ESG Leaders





We are included in the STOXX Global ESG Leaders index. The index offers a representation of the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance criteria. The index is made of the following three ESG sub-indices: the STOXX Global ESG Environmental, Social and Governance Leaders indices.







We are a constituent of the ECPI® Indices. ECPI focuses primarily on the ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) performance factors that determine issuers’ sustainability and intangible market value. ECPI research covers over 4,000 issuers and maintains one of the world‘s largest sustainability databases.

ISS ESG Corporate Rating

ISS ESG Corporate Rating





ISS ESG Corporate Rating has awarded us a Prime Status (B-) rating. Prime status is awarded to companies that meet specific minimum requirements in Corporate Ratings and achieve the best ESG scores among their sector peers.

OMX Sustainability Finland index

We are included in the NASDAQ OMX Sustainability Finland Index. The index consists of the 40 shares with the highest Sustainability ranking of the 80 most traded shares on NASDAQ Helsinki.

Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120 and Euronext Vigeo Europe 120 indices


Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120

Euronext Vigeo Europe 120





We are included in the Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120 and Europe 120 indices. The indices are composed of the 120 highest-ranking listed companies in the region according to their ESG performance. Ratings measure company performance against a set of risks that the rating agency defines to monitor and assess corporate responsibility. The assessment is based on 330 indicators. 



In 2018, we received a rating of A (on a scale of AAA–CCC) in the MSCI ESG Ratings assessment. MSCI ESG Research LLC is the world’s largest provider of ESG rating and research, and annually rates more than 13,000 companies.  MSCI ESG Ratings helps investors to identify the environmental, social and governance related risks and opportunities in the investment portfolio.

Equileap Gender Equality 

Equileap Gender Equality




We are among in the Equileap Gender Equality TOP 200 companies, holding place 50 in the 2018 ranking. This gives us a ranking of B- (on a scale with A+ being the best and F the worst). The assessment criteria are related to the gender balance in leadership and workforce, equal compensation, work/life balance, and policies promoting gender equality in, e.g., recruiting and career development.