Sustainability indices

The continual improvement of its ESG – environmental, social, and governance – performances earned Ternai a constant increase in its sustainability ratings, inclusion in the main international sustainability indexes, and the recognition of socially responsible investors. 

TERNA’S PRESENCE IN SUSTAINABILITY INDEXES (AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2010)

INDEX
YEAR INCLUDED INDEX FEATURES
FTSE4Goodi
- Global
- Europe
2005
The FTSE indexes include the best companies in terms of sustainability performance on the basis of the analyses of the EIRIS agency.
AXIA
- Ethical
- CSR 
2006 The Axia indexes include the best practices regarding sustainability among the most highly capitalized companies in the FTSE Mib, Eurostoxx50 (Ethical), and Eurostoxx60 (CSR).
ECPI
- Ethical Global
- Ethical Euro
- Ethical EMU
2007 These indexes were designed to be used by customers for investment analysis, benchmarking, and performance measurement based on the analyses of the ECPI agency 
MSCI
- Global Sustainability
- Europe Sustainability
2007 These indexes continue the KLD Indexes, which were among the first to trace the non-financial performances of companies and still constitute one of the most highly regarded references in the United States. 
ASPI Eurozone 2009 Beginning with the 600 most highly capitalized European companies, the index selects the 120 leaders in terms of sustainability according to the Vigeo rating agency.
Ethibel
- Excellence
- Sustainability (ESI) Europe
2009 The indexes are developed on the basis of the ratings provided by the Vigeo agency. Inclusion is subject to the positive opinion of the Ethibel Forum, a panel of independent experts in the different aspects of sustainability.   
Dow Jones Sustainability
- World
- Europe
2009
2010
The DJS indexes select from the baskets concerned (for the World Index the 2,500 largest companies in the world and for the Europe Index the 600 most highly capitalized companies) the companies with the best ESG performance according to the rankings of the SAM (Sustainable Asset Management) agency.  
FTSE ECPI
- Italia SRI Benchmark
- Italia SRI Leaders
2010 Introduced in 2010 and based on the analyses of the ECPI firm, these are the only sustainability indexes that include only companies listed on Borsa Italiana, the Italian stock exchange.