Our 2023 sustainability progress

Energizing sustainable change

Read our 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report

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Sustainability Grow

Sustainability strategy

Our comprehensive sustainability strategy serves as our roadmap to embed people, planet and principles into the fabric of how we do business.

  • Our strategy
  • Materiality assessment







The People focus area of our sustainability strategy includes:

  • Employee retention
  • Community service and volunteerism
  • Philanthropic contributions 
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
  • Employee value proposition



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The Planet focus area of our sustainability strategy includes:

  • Scope 1 and 2 emissions
  • Energy use
  • Scope 3 emissions
  • Managing waste
  • Reducing spills
  • Water stewardship
  • Biodiversity


The Principles focus area of our sustainability strategy includes:

  • Corporate governance
  • Anti-corruption
  • Oversight of ESG
  • Health, safety, and security
  • Integrity and compliance
  • Human rights


Hear from our leaders

Leadership Commitment

Hear from our leaders

Chief Executive Officer,
Lorenzo Simonelli

"As we continue accelerating the energy transition, our mission has never been more relevant."

Chief Sustainability Officer,
Allyson Anderson Book

"We have a clear focus on delivering sustainable operations and solutions for customers."



Sustainability is a key differentiating capability for Baker Hughes. We are driving transformative and meaningful change for energy and power producers today to address the urgency and scale required to meet the world’s energy demand. By leveraging sustainable practices, we have reduced the carbon intensity of our operations while enabling our customers and partners to meet their environmental goals using low-carbon and new energy solutions.

Lorenzo Simonelli, Chairman and CEO



Our Carbon Out program is how we empower our employees to operate sustainably, with a continued focus to provide our customers with sustainable solutions. Through this program, our people actively participate in reducing our operational and value chain emissions. With sustainable practices and employee-driven solutions, we are able to drive carbon emissions down in our operations. This engagement program provides tools, a framework, funding and resources to engage Baker Hughes employees in systematically reducing operational emissions.


Carbon Out leaders


Project owners leading initiatives


Countries with projects initiated


Pipeline projects

Performance Index 2023



Performance Index

The performance index is a consolidated view of all performance metrics collected and includes a description of the performance indicator and the 2023 reported data.


Spotlights on Progress



Spotlights on Progress

In 2023, we worked to activate our sustainability strategy across the Company. Read our spotlights on progress to learn more on how we are taking action.




Performance Snapshot



Performance Snapshot

Our performance snapshot captures all of our performance and sustainability highlights over the past year. For a quick summary of how we are taking energy forward, please click the link below.

We are taking energy forward, making it safer, cleaner, and more efficient for people and the planet


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