Bombardier Listed on Newsweek Green Rankings 2012
October 31, 2012 /3BL Media/ - For the first time, Bombardier has been listed among the Newsweek Green Rankings 2012, a cross-sectoral, environmental ranking of the 500 largest publicly traded companies in the world. Bombardier is ranked 89 out of the 500 companies, and third within its sector, Aerospace and Defence, comprised of 12 companies. Bombardier’s overall green score was 68.8, while the highest score in the sector was 70.
Established in 2009 by U.S. magazine Newsweek and produced in collaboration with environmental research organizations Trucost and Sustainalytics, the Green Rankings compare the environmental impact, management practices and sustainability communications of the companies assessed.
To view the Green Rankings 2012 list, visit: http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/10/22/newsweek-green-rankings-2012-global-500-list.html
Bombardier is the world’s only manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.
Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, we posted revenues of $18.3 billion. News and information are available at bombardier.com or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.