Beneath the Subsurface

The Rapid Rise of ESG: Environmental, Social, and Governance Impact

Season 2 : Episode 8

EPISODE SUMMARY

In this episode of Beneath the Subsurface, we're focusing on ESG. We'll unpack what each of the elements are; Environment, Social and Governance, their measurement, and how they permeate our business. With growing requirements for standardizing and quantifying efforts, this discussion tackles how we at TGS are focusing on each of these efforts on a fundamental level. Jaclyn Townsend chats with Whitney Eaton and Gabe Rolland about this essential and quickly evolving topic.

EPISODE NOTES

Join Jaclyn Townsend, Whitney Eaton, and Gabe Rolland as they discuss the growing need, quantification, and evolution of ESG.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

00:00 - Intro
00:52 - The Rise of ESG to Normalcy
05:07 - ESG is important to... Everyone
07:14 - Regulating the Metrics and Conversation
09:08 -  The Big Footprint (Emissions)
14:17 - Quantifying ESG
16:50 - The Asset-Light Advantage
20:14 - Unpacking Social and Governance
26:07 - Expanding Partnerships: Industry Groups and Academia
30:46 - Supply Chain & Vendors

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