Impacting Humanity for the better, with energy

Learn more about our commitments to sustainability and ESG-related goals in the digital report

Aerial view of rainforest canopy near Madre de Dios Reserve, Peru

Our Approach to Sustainability

At Hunt, sustainable development is at the heart of everything we do. It is integrated into our Purpose, our Mission, and our Core Values.

Our strategic approach to sustainability is based on the pillars of people, planet, and direction.

As a private, family-owned company with 88 years of experience, we passionately believe that energy is here to serve the needs of humanity, not the other way around. Our focus has and always will be developing energy resources with the minimal environmental and safety risk possible, while impacting our communities for the better.


Impact humanity for the better

  • Improve the lives and economic development of the communities we touch by creating jobs, developing new skills, and sourcing locally
  • Invest in social programs that align with local priorities and needs
  • Create a positive economic impact through the diversity of our suppliers and their job creation
  • Utilize our supply chain to increase local content, conduct capacity building, and foster best practices


Meet the energy needs of society and its desire for cleaner and trusted sources

  • Recognize today’s expectations for energy providers to deliver cleaner energy with lower emissions
  • Invest wisely in renewable energy and develop innovative solutions to identify the energy technologies of the future
  • Develop and deliver the energy we produce in the most efficient and responsible manner possible
  • Look beyond the energy needs of today and understand what is required for a sustainable future tomorrow


Responsibly and inclusively manage and grow a safe and efficient business

  • Ensure an agile and adaptable workforce committed to safe and responsible operations by focusing on continuous improvement
  • Operate worldwide in a manner that is protective of personnel, minimizes and mitigates environmental impact, and is respectful of the communities in which we operate
  • Commit to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion

Message from the Family

2023 ESG Priorities

The potential to positively impact the future is set into motion by the decisions we make today. The Hunt global priorities help to ensure we continue to live out our purpose for years to come.


Conduct a review of the critical health and safety standards and processes across the enterprise, identifying areas for improvement
Maintain an open and inclusive workforce, as well as a safe, creative, and invigorating work environment
Contribute to the development of our communities in ways that create positive social and environmental impact
See Our Response to 2022 Priorities


Continue to identify new technologies, innovative solutions, and new reliable sources of energy by leveraging the company’s operational advantages, industry experience, and logistical assets
Continue contributions to scientific research and local scientific knowledge through our biodiversity monitoring program


Continue identifying areas to improve consistency and alignment between operational management systems across all business units in Hunt
Commit to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of inclusion and diversity

Our Commitment to ESG

About our Culture

United Nations Sustainable
Development Goals

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (“SDGs”), adopted by all United Nations member states in 2015, provide a global framework for governments, businesses, and society to respond to economic, social, and environmental challenges by 2030. Since their unveiling, we have worked to understand how our activities contribute positively towards the UN’s SDGs and constantly assess where we have opportunities to improve our performance. Additionally, this framework informs our own sustainability goals and commitments at Hunt.

Our Commitment to the SDGs