India’s Maharatnas On ESG Path

A sound environment, social and governance performance of public sector undertakings is not only necessary for business reasons but also for India to achieve its national climate targets

In India, while we see companies across the board struggling with their environment, social and governance (ESG) performance, the public sector undertakings (PSUs) from strategic sectors like coal, petroleum and power face greater challenges and heavier responsibilities. The actions of these carbon-intensive sectors become critical when it comes to achieving the ambitious national climate targets.