A LEADING SUSTAINABLE ENERGY COMPANY
AVANGRID is a leader in service, innovation and investment in the U.S. energy industry. We provide energy services in 24 states, from Portland, Oregon to Portland, Maine. Our approximately 6,500 employees collaborate to deliver projects that power America’s future, provide clean energy and improve customers’ lives and communities.
Our projects and initiatives benefit communities, support economic vitality and deliver environmental sustainability for future generations. Read about Avangrid Foundation's role in helping a local museum restore life to its revered dioramas depicting the natural world.
INVESTING IN AMERICA'S ENERGY FUTURE
New England Clean Energy Connect, a proposed transmission project of AVANGRID subsidiary Central Maine Power, has advanced as the sole clean energy solution in the Massachusetts Green Communities Act RFP, which seeks long-term contracts for clean energy projects.
CAREERS: BE AN ENERGY LEADER
At AVANGRID, we energize millions of lives through innovative technology and investments in infrastructure. Join a diverse, driven team of innovators, entrepreneurs and change-makers whose efforts have a direct impact on our customers’ daily lives. Our employees immerse themselves in hands-on, challenging projects so they contribute from day one.
LEADERS AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE
The Iberdrola Group has set the following environmental goals for the coming decades: reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 30% of the company’s emissions in 2007 as of 2020, 50% as of 2030, and becoming carbon-neutral by 2050. In keeping with this, AVANGRID’s goal is to be carbon-neutral by 2035.
Building a Better Power Grid in NY and ME
AVANGRID announces Transforming Energy, a $2.5 billion, 10-year resiliency plan to address the impact severe storms have on our energy companies’ infrastructure. These measures will help us harden the power grid and help customers better manage their energy use.
A RECYCLING BREAKTHROUGH
Did you know that only 10% of the plastic we generate worldwide is recycled? Every year, 12 million tons of plastic end up in the oceans. A Spanish researcher, David Espinosa, has received an international award for his innovative project for the mass recycling of such packaging. Watch this short video explaining the new method and its benefits.
Investing in a Sustainable Future
We are pleased to present our 2017 Sustainability Report, which details AVANGRID's sustainability performance across three perspectives: economic, environmental and social. It highlights the programs, initiatives and people that are propelling AVANGRID forward.
Mission, vision and values
For a better future, creating sustainable value, employment, and economic and social development.
We invest in renewable generation resources, support advanced research for energy and smart grid innovation, promote conservation and the use of electric, hybrid or compressed natural gas vehicles, support responsible environmental policies, and seek to reduce our carbon footprint.
Avangrid in the community
The Avangrid Foundation is committed to supporting community initiatives that enhance the quality of life where AVANGRID and its subsidiaries operate, with a focus on energy sustainability, the environment, art and culture, and cooperation and solidarity.
Our customers deserve reliable service. We are building a stronger, smarter grid that is prepared and ready to handle the demands of the future. We are replacing parts of our electricity transmission and distribution infrastructure and adding new communications, controls and other innovative technology to make our grid more efficient, reliable, secure and greener.