Social Responsibility at nVent
At nVent, we believe that safer systems ensure
a more secure world.
We design, manufacture, market, install and service high-performance products and solutions that connect and protect mission critical equipment, buildings and essential processes.
Our social responsibility efforts are centered on three areas – People, Products and Planet. We live social responsibility every day through our employees, our operations and our communities. Our commitment to social responsibility and continuous improvement will guide us toward a more sustainable future. We will make an impact as we demonstrate the power of our mission to connect and protect.
A culture focused on inclusion, diversity,
employee engagement, safety and integrity
Highly differentiated solutions that create value
for our customers and are good for the world
Our Social Responsibility Goals
Social responsibility is an essential part of our business strategy and we are dedicated to continuously improving our efforts. In 2020, we made strides in our social responsibility journey by determining new goals to help us communicate our progress on important issues.
These goals strengthen our commitment to social responsibility. We are driving a culture focused on inclusion, diversity, employee engagement, safety and integrity. We are developing highly differentiated solutions that create value for our customers and are good for the world. We are operating with responsible energy, waste and water management practices to help protect natural resources.
Our 2025 People Goals
- Increase representation of women in management globally by 20%
- Increase representation of racially diverse U.S. professional employees by 25%
- Reach an employee safety total recordable incident rate of ≤0.50
Our 2021 Products Goals
- Establish New Product Introduction guidelines to help deliver socially responsible products and end-user solutions
- Develop baseline metrics and long-term goals
Our 2030 Planet Goals
- Achieve 25% reduction in Scope 1 and Scope 2 greenhouse gas emissions
- Reach 20% renewable energy consumption
2020 SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY REPORT
Social responsibility is an essential part of our business strategy and we are dedicated to continuously improving our efforts. Our Social Responsibility Report reflects the continued development of nVent’s enterprise-wide social responsibility strategy and progress made during 2020.
Our Social Responsibility Stories
nVent Earns High Marks for Social Responsibility in Rigorous Assessment
nVent earned a Silver medal for social responsibility from EcoVadis, ranking nVent in the top 13% of companies reviewed in the same industry.
Culture-Shaping Activities Front and Center
Intentional, culture-shaping activities were a focus at nVent in 2020 and have been since our company launched. As we grow, that work will continue to be a foundational part of our journey.
Anoka Facility Transition Reduces our Carbon Footprint
Our nVent HOFFMAN manufacturing facility in Anoka, Minnesota, U.S., began drawing 100% of its electricity from renewable sources in March, 2021.