We submitted our CDP climate change questionnaire on 28 July 2021 – copies are available to download.
The results of the CDP assessment will be made available on its website later this year.
Readers are encouraged to read the full submission. For those not familiar with the CDP questionnaire format, please note that many of the questions are dropdown questions where respondents’ answers are limited to a closed list of options. The list of available options for each dropdown question is not displayed in the pdf available to download at the link above. In responding to such questions, we have tried to select the most appropriate answer in each case and where possible provide additional clarification or context in free text where our answers are constrained by the question structure.
Unless explicitly expressed otherwise bp’s responses to the questions in the CDP Climate Change 2021 Questionnaire (the “Responses”) relate to the year ended 31 December 2020. The Responses draw upon content from the bp Annual Report and Form 20-F 2020, bp’s sustainability report 2020 and other sources (including investor presentations available on bp.com) but do not contain sufficient information to allow as full an understanding of the results and the state of affairs of BP p.l.c. as the bp Annual Report and Form 20-F 2020. As such no part of the Responses constitutes, or shall be taken to constitute, an invitation or inducement to invest in BP p.l.c. or any other entity and must not be relied upon in any way in connection with any investment decisions.
Responses other than quantified data are intended to be illustrative rather than comprehensive or selected according to materiality. The Responses do not seek to provide a comprehensive listing of all climate-related risks bp has identified, or to present bp’s most significant climate-related risks (refer to our risk factors described on pages 67-70 of the bp Annual Report and Form 20-F 2020 for further information). Quantified data drawn from data published elsewhere by bp are subject to any qualifications or clarifications provided there.BP p.l.c. is the parent company of the bp group of companies. BP p.l.c. and each of its subsidiaries are separate legal entities. Unless otherwise stated or the context otherwise requires, the term “bp” and terms such as “we”, “us” and “our” are used in the Responses for convenience to refer to one or more of the members of the bp group instead of identifying a particular entity or entities.
bp is not responsible for the content of external websites. The inclusion of a link to a third-party website should not be understood as an endorsement and we do not accept any liability in connection with any such sites or links. bp does not make any representations or warranties as to the security of any information (including, without limitation, personal information) you might be requested to give to any third party in a linked to website.
The Responses may make certain forward-looking statements, forecasts or projections with respect to the financial condition, results of operations and businesses of bp and certain of the plans and objectives of bp with respect to these items. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that will or may occur in the future. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed in such statements depending on a variety of factors. Please refer to the Cautionary statements on page 329 of bp Annual Report and Form 20-F 2020 and page 94 of bp Sustainability Report 2020 for further information on forward-looking statements.