Corporate Responsibility

2016 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year

Date awarded 
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Description 

The U.S. EPA recognized Verizon with the Sustained Excellence Award for its continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy-efficiency achievements.

Awarded by 
ENERGY STAR

FTSE4Good Investment Index

Date awarded 
Monday, June 1, 2015
Description 

Verizon is a member of the FTSE4Good Index -- an equity index series that is designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards.

Awarded by 
FTSE

Calvert Investments Responsible Index Series

Date awarded 
Saturday, August 1, 2015
Description 

Verizon is a constituent of the Calvert Responsible Index Series. The index is designed to benefit from the impact that environmental, social and governance factors can have on a company's long-term financial stability and revenue stream.

Awarded by 
Calvert

S&P Environmental & Socially Responsible Index

Date awarded 
Monday, June 1, 2015
Description 

Verizon is a constituent of the S&P 500® Environmental & Socially Responsible Index Series, designed to measure the performance of securities from the S&P 500 that meet environmental and social sustainability criteria.

Awarded by 
Standard & Poors

Top 100 Company in the NASDAQ Global Sustainability Index

Date awarded 
Monday, June 1, 2015
Description 

Verizon was selected to the world’s top 100 companies in the NASDAQ OMX CRD Global Sustainability Index.

Awarded by 
NASDAQ

MSCI Global Sustainability Index Series

Date awarded 
Monday, June 1, 2015
Description 

Verizon is a constituent of the MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes, which includes companies with high environmental, social and governance ratings relative to their sector peers.

Awarded by 
MSCI

Triodos Sustainable Investment Index

Date awarded 
Monday, January 4, 2016
Description 

Verizon was selected for sustainable investment until November 30, 2018. Triodos considers only companies that clearly outperform others within their sectors on sustainability and that comply with strict minimum standards.

Awarded by 
Triodos Research