Eni announced that it achieved an advanced score of 4.5 out 5 at the semi-annual review of the FTSE4Good Developed Index as of December 2020, which affirms Eni’s position among the top five evaluated oil and gas companies, a press release issued by the company reported.

This index measures the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performances of companies. It was created by global index provider FTSE Russell, including overall of 1,013 stocks, of which 38 in the oil and gas sector, selected from more than 2,100 stocks in the global FTSE Developed index.

“This result is a recognition of our path in the energy transition and encourages us to continue to pursue our vision, building on our integrated business model, to make our transformation towards a low-carbon future irreversible,” said Claudio Descalzi, Eni’s CEO.

Additionally, Eni has obtained A- score in the CDP’s questionnaire on climate change and water security. This score is among the top in the oil and gas sector.

CDP is an international non-profit organization that urges the companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests.