Sustainability Overview

Investing in sustainable growth

We’re on a continuous journey to reduce our environmental footprint.

True to the values that have guided our company for nearly 100 years, we are committed to being leading and engaged partners in reducing emissions and supporting a responsible energy transition as we all work toward a low-carbon future.

We are on a continuous journey of sustainable development, taking concrete steps to evolve our business, focusing on key environmental, social and governance (ESG) priorities, setting realistic and meaningful targets for our company to achieve.


Progressive action


Invested in a hydrogen electrolyzer marking the first pathway to green hydrogen for customers in the Atlantic region.
Invested in waste to renewable natural gas to support decarbonization of our operations.
Through a partnership with Saint John Energy, more than 30 Irving Oil properties in Saint John powered by fully decarbonized electricity.
Unveiled Irving-branded electric vehicle chargers as part of our EV network - the largest network in Atlantic Canada.
Expanded use of solar power at retail sites, with locations in Salisbury and Quispamsis in New Brunswick, and Pembroke, Massachusetts.
Increased community investments from $8.19 million in 2021 to almost $11.5 million in 2022.
Female representation in leadership roles climbed to 33% in 2022, striving toward 40% by 2030. 
Learn more about our goals by clicking through the Sustainability navigation tabs at the top right of the page.