Borealis GeoPower Inc.

Renewable energy

Calgary, Alberta

Canada

www.borealisgeopower.com

About Borealis GeoPower

Borealis GeoPower: Down to Earth.

Borealis GeoPower's projects are about realizing a vision. One where sustainable zero impact geothermal energy is the cornerstone of a new way of being, while also earning economic returns. They work closely with their host communities and First Nations partners to build enabling energy projects that support local jobs, a diversified economy, zero emission power and heat production, and local food. They call their demonstration project "Sustainaville".

They invite like-minded prospective customers, investors and fast followers to be a part of these first projects in Canada.

We live and breathe the B Corp values everyday and are thrilled that our company's good work can be recognized alongside international leaders who also hold these values. We hope to inspire and work with others to participate in business that goes beyond the bottom line.

The Change We Seek®

Borealis GeoPower knows that there doesn't have to be a tradeoff between the environment and the economy. They're on a mission to make people question why they didn't do business like this in the first place. And now that there is a choice, to join them on their energy, local economy and local food journey.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

February 2017
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

29
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

20
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

N/A
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

26
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

11
6
Overall B Score
85
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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