We strive to be a world-class operator, a responsible corporate citizen and a good employer. We believe we have a positive role to play in meeting growing energy demand around the world

A snapshot of 2015

BP's board supported a shareholder resolution about our preparation for a lower-carbon future

Bly report recommendations on safer drilling have been completed

We began implementing human rights requirements in our supplier contracts

Climate change and carbon policy

BP believes that the scale of the climate challenge is such that governments must act by setting a clear, stable and effective carbon policy framework

BP and sustainability

A business that aims to be sustainable has to order its priorities accordingly. It has to make safety its top priority. It has to earn and maintain the support of society. And it has to take action to help safeguard the environment for future generations. So issues of sustainability are vital for the future of our business.
Bob Dudley, group chief executive

BP at a glance

Through our two main operating segments, Upstream and Downstream, we find, develop and produce essential sources of energy, turning them into products that people need. We also buy and sell at each stage of the hydrocarbon value chain. In renewable energy, our activities are focused on biofuels and onshore wind.

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