Category Summary* ?

company person people planet overall score mean diff** std dev† votes articles
khosla ventures n/a n/a 95 94.8 +12.7 +1 35 8
joule biotechnologies n/a n/a 97 92.7 +10.6 +1 30 11
sunrun n/a n/a 92 92.2 +10.1 +1 30 6
sunedison n/a 75 84 92.2 +10.1 +1 66 13
schneider electric n/a n/a 93 91.6 +9.5 +1 36 4
a123 systems 88 88 91 91.5 +9.4 +1 84 22
dte energy n/a 92 91 91.0 +8.9 +1 32 7
enel n/a n/a 91 90.9 +8.8 +1 59 11
ldk solar n/a n/a 91 90.9 +8.8 +1 42 10
enernoc n/a n/a 91 90.9 +8.8 +1 32 7
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*showing companies with at least 30 votes
**amount above or below average score of all companies based on user votes
†number of standard deviations above or below overall average



general electric

conglomerates, entertainment

At GE, our spirit of innovation and dedication to integrity are our best tools for meeting the difficult challenges faced by the communities and people our businesses reach. This means we approach citizenship with the same discipline, strategy and accountabilities that drive any part of our business, to produce benefits that extend far beyond our bottom line.

tags: conglomerates, entertainment, conglomerate, engines, electricity, finance, generation, industrial, lighting, motors



At Wal-Mart, we're committed to acting as a globally responsible citizen, and we strive to improve the quality of life for our associates, customers and communities through financial contributions, in-kind donations and volunteerism.

tags: retail, store, stores, discount, superstore, supercenter, department

general motors

carmakers, conglomerates

General Motors is committed to sound corporate citizenship in all aspects of our business. Above all, we know that maintaining a strong company will help ensure our continued commitment to the communities in which we live and work, and to the social interests we have identified as important to our business and our stakeholders.

tags: carmakers, conglomerates, cars, trucks, SUVs, engines


appliances, conglomerates

Siemens is committed to exercising responsibility for society in every country in which it operates, so as to help create a secure future for all. Corporate responsibility is one of the levers by which Siemens seeks to promote sustainable business development.

tags: appliances, conglomerates, conglomerate, communication systems, power generation, lighting, medical equipment, transportation, water technologies, building technologies, home appliances

united parcel service

mail services

Throughout our history at UPS, we've found that we grow by investing not only in our business, but also in the communities we serve. This belief drove us to establish The UPS Foundation in 1951 to develop and champion innovative solutions to social problems.

tags: mail services, air courier, courier services, freight forwarding, logistics services, package delivery, mail

dow chemical


At Dow, we have always believed that the role of chemistry is to do more good in the world. Seen this way, the work of chemistry suddenly moves from focusing on the basics of business, products and bottom lines, to life itself. In short, we are committed, through chemistry, to the betterment of global humanity. And it is this commitment that drives all of our strategy for growth and profitability...

tags: manufacturing, chemicals, plastics, agricultural



PG&E is more than involved in the community. We are part of the community. Whether we're providing renewable-energy alternatives to underserved neighborhoods or our dedicated employees are lending a helping hand to build new homes, PG&E is there making a difference.

tags: utilities, electricity, natural gas, utilties


mail services

At FedEx, we recognize that our impact is greater than the services we provide. We are committed to being a great place to work, a thoughtful steward of the environment and a caring citizen in the communities where we live and work. We are passionate about sustainably connecting people and places and improving the quality of life around the world.

tags: mail services, air courier, courier services, freight forwarding, logistics services, package delivery, mail

procter & gamble

conglomerates, personal care

P&G is committed to social responsibility. We are always seeking ways to better integrate economic progress, social development and environmental concerns to ensure a better quality of life for future generations.

tags: conglomerates, personal care, hair, laundry, detergent, cleaners, soap, dishwashing



At Kohl's, we also strongly believe in supporting the communities we serve. We have an active commitment to improving the health and educational opportunities for children in Kohl's communities, as well as a dedication to others in need.

tags: retail, department store chain

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From projectlabel.org (verified), May 27, 2009

Mission & Values

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From csrwire.com (verified), September 16, 2010

Resource Management

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Resource Management

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From earth2tech.com (verified), June 8, 2010

Resource Management

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From greencarcongress.com (verified), June 6, 2010

Resource Management, Health & Nutrition, Community Impact, Mission & Values

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PwC Awards 81 EXceed Scholarships To Diverse Students

From csrwire.com (verified), September 23, 2010

Community Impact

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From businessgreen.com (verified), August 25, 2010

Resource Management

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Suncor Energy Releases 2010 Report On Sustainability

From csrwire.com (verified), August 17, 2010

Mission & Values

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Khosla Ventures And Bill Gates Invest In Opoc Engine Developer EcoMotors

From greencarcongress.com (verified), July 12, 2010

Resource Management

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From environmentalleader.com (verified), April 29, 2010

Waste Management

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