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45 years of Ipieca

Member testimonials

 

  • bp
  • Cenovus
  • Chevron
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Ecopetrol
  • Eni
  • ExxonMobil
  • Inpex
  • Oxy Bug
  • Repsol
  • Schlumberger
  • Shell
  • TotalEnergies
  • Wintershall Dea
  • bp
    ‘Our stakeholders – shareholders, society and people – want us to play a meaningful role in meeting climate broader sustainability issues. Ipieca will continue to be important in driving improved environmental and social performance across the industry and engaging with these stakeholders.’
    Bernard Looney, CEO
  • Cenovus
    ‘Making progress towards a more sustainable future requires collaboration, innovation and leadership. Cenovus has specific ESG commitments, including an ambition to reach net zero emissions by 2050, and is taking action to achieve them. As we continue our sustainability journey, we value Ipieca’s commitment to advance industry performance and support efforts to find practical solutions to some of the most pressing environmental and social challenges our industry faces today.’
    Alex Pourbaix, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Chevron
    ‘Ipieca provides an important global forum for industry to share and promote best practices around environmental and social issues – while engaging key global stakeholders and scanning the horizon to ensure we are prepared to meet growing expectations. We are proud to work with Ipieca to continue advancing our industry’s social and environmental performance around the world.’
    Mike Wirth, Chairman and CEO
  • ConocoPhillips
    ‘Through collaboration with a wide range of international stakeholders, Ipieca has fostered improved industry performance on multiple environmental and social issues, including oil spill preparedness and response, water, biodiversity, human rights and climate change. This ability to achieve collaboration is essential to society’s efforts to manage long-term transitions in energy supply while also ensuring continued economic growth.’
    Ryan Lance, Chairman and CEO
  • Ecopetrol
    ‘The challenges our planet is facing, and the urgency needed to address them, demand us to join efforts as an industry to incorporate innovative solutions and commitments to foster real change. Ipieca does a great job enabling collaboration to talk transparently and credibly about key sustainability issues. Ecopetrol, with its TESG strategy, finds value in these discussions to lead the energy transition in Latin America and to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050.’
    Felipe Bayón, CEO
  • Eni
    ‘Ipieca plays a key role in seeking solutions to some of the most crucial environmental and social challenges that the industry is facing today. We value its expertise and continued efforts in promoting knowledge and shaping shared solutions. Participating in its working groups is an enrichment for everyone at Eni.’
    Claudio Descalzi, CEO
  • ExxonMobil
    ‘As an active member of Ipieca since its inception, ExxonMobil values Ipieca’s efforts to help advance our industry’s environmental and social performance. We appreciate the public-private collaborations Ipieca facilitates with a variety of stakeholders, particularly the United Nations Environment Programme, and look forward to continuing to work with Ipieca to advance the positive impact the oil and gas industry has on society.’
    Darren Woods, Chairman and CEO
  • Inpex
    ‘Ipieca is an informative forum for global oil and gas companies to advance key focus areas including social responsibility, climate change and sustainability reporting. Ipieca significantly contributes to the industry by developing guidelines and position papers in these areas. In addition, its workshops guide and educate members through these challenging topics.’
    Takayuki Udea, President and CEO
  • Oxy Bug
    ‘Communities should always be at the forefront of what we do, and Ipieca is a global oil and gas industry association focusing on climate, the environment and communities. Ipieca is an important organization for Oxy as we advance carbon removal globally to accelerate the net-zero transition and strengthen energy-producing communities.’
    Vicki Hollub, President and CEO
  • Repsol
    ‘Ipieca’s 45-year-plus history of shared knowledge and good practices has helped achieve excellence in sustainability for members and the overall industry, thanks to the openness and willingness to work together of all involved. Ipieca can continue to play a central role in lifting collective industry performance.’
    Josu Jon Imaz, CEO
  • Schlumberger
    ‘Ipieca’s ESG leadership benefits the entire E&P industry. We have derived tremendous value through our participation in Ipieca. By working with other members, we have strengthened our Global Stewardship programme, which deploys technology and processes to optimize our global operations and reduce the environmental footprint. We are proud to be part of Ipieca’s work to protect the world’s natural resources.’
    Olivier Le Peuch, Chairman and CEO
  • Shell
    ‘Ipieca has played an important role in many of our industry’s advances over the past four decades, and Shell sees this continuing in the coming years. The challenges the world faces in managing the stresses between demands for energy, water and food are too large for any individual company to tackle alone. Greater levels of collaboration and trust are needed between government, business and civil society to address these challenges and create shared value. Working with a range of partners helps us to develop practical solutions that can be implemented across our industry to reduce impacts and create broader benefits for society.’
    Ben Van Beurden, CEO
  • TotalEnergies
    ‘Ipieca is an association which helps us prepare for the future. We are proud that Ipieca was behind one of the first industry SDGs initiatives with the SDG Atlas. The continued development of the Global Initiative for oil spill response is also very positive for our industry, while the Local water tool has become an important resource for TotalEnergies in successfully managing its water risk.’
    Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO
  • Wintershall Dea
    ‘Over the past 45 years, Ipieca has succeeded in consolidating the environmental and social ambitions of many oil and gas companies by developing, sharing and promoting good practices and knowledge. Through this strong industrial position, we can show that our industry is key to a responsible and sustainable energy supply.’
    Mario Mehren, Chairman and CEO

A 45 year track of success

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