PSEG Named One of America’s Most JUST Companies by Forbes and JUST Capital
[NEWARK, New Jersey – Nov. 13, 2019] — PSEG was named one of America’s Most JUST Companies for 2020, according to Forbes and JUST Capital, recognizing New Jersey’s largest energy provider as a national leader in categories such as ethical leadership, equal opportunity, customer treatment, community support and environmental impact.
“We are honored to be named one of America’s Most JUST Companies, which recognizes our commitment to the environment, our employees and the many diverse communities we serve,” PSEG Chairman, President and CEO Ralph Izzo said. “Being featured in the Forbes JUST 100 confirms our belief that, when we follow our Powering Progress vision and do right by all our company’s stakeholders, we deliver long-term success.”
The list of America’s Most JUST Companies celebrates U.S. corporations such as PSEG for outperforming their peers on issues Americans care about. By balancing the needs of all stakeholders, JUST 100 leaders demonstrate that profits and purpose can go hand-in-hand.
“The JUST 100 companies demonstrate what good looks like in delivering value to all stakeholders – employees, customers, communities, as well as shareholders,” Forbes Chief Content Officer Randall Lane said. “These companies are leading the way in building long-term value.”
Companies in the JUST 100:
- Employ more competitive and equitable fair pay practices
- Are more charitable in their local communities
- Enact more transparent diversity & inclusion policies
- Achieve better financial performance than their peers
The JUST 100 list will be featured in the November issue of Forbes, with additional stories at www.forbes.com/just100 and a comprehensive interactive ranking and benchmarking platform at www.justcapital.com.
Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PSEG) (NYSE: PEG) is a publicly traded diversified energy company with approximately 13,000 employees. Headquartered in Newark, N.J., PSEG's principal operating subsidiaries are: Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G), PSEG Power and PSEG Long Island. PSEG is a Fortune 500 company included in the S&P 500 Index and has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America for 12 consecutive years.
About JUST Capital
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