Ecology and the environment

Ecology and the environment

The efficient use of natural resources, and a responsible attitude to the environment, form an important part of Gazprom Neft’s philosophy. The company takes an objective assessment of — and strives to minimise — environmental risks, investing heavily in various environmental protection programmes.

Target Zero — zero harm to people, facilities, and the environment

Gazprom Neft’s policy on industrial and environmental safety is directed at achieving precisely that objective, with the company taking it upon itself to become an industry leader in safety, at the global level. The principle of “Safety and Care for the Environment” is one of the fundamental values enshrined in the company’s Corporate Code.

A responsible attitude to the environment is a strategic priority for Gazprom Neft. The company is acutely aware of its public and social responsibilities here, and takes an objective assessment of — and strives to minimise — environmental risks, as well as investing heavily in various environmental protection programmes.

Increasing investments in environmental protection programmes (RUB billions)
RUB27.1 billion
Total investments in ecological safety and environmental protection in 2017
RUB6.9 billion
Total expenditure on environmental protection and nature conservation in 2017
24/7 ongoing monitoring of air quality at the site
Atmosphere

Integrated and holistic environmental monitoring at the Moscow Refinery

400 km pipeline replacement every year under the “Clean Landscape” project
Ecology and the environment

Improving pipeline reliability

Seven seconds the time it takes to close down tanker loading in an emergency
Water resources

Ensuring safety in offshore operations