Summit Utilities, Inc. 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report Showcases Commitment to Safety, Communities, Sustainability, and Stakeholders


Portland, Maine (July 9, 2024) – Summit Utilities Inc. (Summit), a leader in sustainable energy solutions, is proud to announce the release of its 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report (CSR). The report showcases Summit's dedication to responsible business practices, community engagement, safety excellence, and a sustainable energy future.

“We are proud of the strides we have made in our sustainability journey,” said Bob Gunderman, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer. “Our 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report reflects our commitment to environmental stewardship, community engagement, and corporate social responsibility. We look forward to continuing our efforts to create a positive and lasting impact to the communities we serve.”

This year's CSR highlights Summit's achievements in various areas, emphasizing its commitment to making a positive impact on both the environment and the communities it serves. The report outlines the company's accomplishments in reducing carbon emissions, increasing the use of renewable energy sources, and engaging in meaningful community initiatives.

Key highlights of the 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report include:

  • Energizing Sustainability: Discover how we are dedicated to reducing our environmental impact through various initiatives that include investing in renewable energy projects, such as the Peaks Renewables' dairy digester project in Clinton, Maine, which converts dairy waste into renewable natural gas (RNG).
  • Energizing Communities: Learn how we actively engage with the communities we serve by supporting local projects and charitable events.
  • Energizing Safety: Explore how safety is our top priority and how our commitment to safety permeates every aspect of our operations.
  • Energizing People: Find out about our initiatives aimed at promoting social and economic well-being which includes programs designed to support employees, customers, and the communities we serve through various sustainability and outreach efforts.

Summit has published a corporate sustainability report annually since 2019 and it reflects Summit's commitment to transparency, accountability, and creating a sustainable future for all. The report's comprehensive insights provide stakeholders, customers, and the wider community with a clear understanding of Summit's efforts to drive positive change.