The Group recognizes that responsible, sustainable corporate performance is essential to the long term success of its business. The Company again completed a response for the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) in 2014, detailing its energy consumption and measures implemented to assist both the Group to reduce its energy consumption and the Group’s customers to achieve more sustainable project solutions utilizing methodologies under the Group’s EcoNomics™ initiative. The data collection and analysis under the CDP have stimulated energy and carbon reduction measures in many of the Group’s offices around the world. The Company also completed a CDP response in respect of its water use for the period 2012/2013.
The Company is registered under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 (NGER Act) as the controlling corporation for the Group as prescribed by section 12 of the NGER Act. The Company lodged its National Greenhouse Energy Report (NGER Report) for the period 2012/2013 in October 2013. This NGER Report contained information in relation to the greenhouse gas emissions, energy production and energy consumption from the operation of facilities under the operational control of the Group. The Company intends to lodge its NGER Report for the Group for the period 2013/2014 in October 2014.