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Hess scores big on eco-friendly status

Hess tops list of US energy companies in 2015 Newsweek Green Rankings
Hess scores big on eco-friendly status

Hess Corp. announced it has been ranked first among US energy companies on the 2015 Newsweek Green Rankings – US 500, one of the world’s most recognized assessments of corporate environmental performance.

The rankings reflect the sustainability and environmental impact of the 500 largest publicly-traded companies in the US by market capitalization. Hess ranked No. 63 across all sectors.

Based on research from Corporate Knights Capital, along with a “Green Revenue” score from HIP (Human Impact + Profit) Investor, the 2015 ranking features eight indicators that are used to assess and measure environmental performance. The US 500 full list and a detailed description of the methodology are available at http://www.newsweek.com/green-2015/top-green-companies-u.s.-2015.

In April, Hess was ranked first among oil and gas companies on Corporate Responsibility magazine’s prestigious list of 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2015. In January, the company was the only US oil and gas producer named to the 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corp. list.

Image: Hess Corp.

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