Over the past 12 months, Gasol has made
significant strides in establishing environmental and social
standards appropriate for the Group's increased business
activities. These efforts have led to a number of
- Gasol has a new Environmental and Social Policy (updated from
the 2007 version).
- An Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for the LNG
Import project in Benin has been commissioned; this assessment will
be fully compliant with the Equator Principles and the
International Finance Corporation Performance Standards on
Environmental and Social Sustainability.
- The Company has implemented a Clean Development Mechanism
The impact of these changes will apply to all projects under
development and the Company will be monitoring their performance to
assess the effectiveness of these initiatives.