Envestra Limited is one of Australia's largest natural gas distribution companies and is engaged in the provision of natural gas haulage services to retailers through its owned and managed transmission pipelines and distribution networks in Australia.
To expand the Company's gas distribution networks into new areas where natural gas is not available, and to increase the average number of gas appliances in dwellings. Each year the Company spends around $80 million to expand its natural gas networks, connecting new customers and improving supplies in its areas of operation.
Natural gas is Australia's fastest growing energy source, currently accounting for 18% of the country's primary energy market which is estimated to increase to 24% by 2020. Envestra owns infrastructure assets that have the capacity to supply gas to consumers for over 100 years or more. This gives the Company an edge over other players in the market.
Align the operations and business processes with the interests of shareholders, employees, customers, and communities with a minimal bearing on environment to achieve strategic growth.
This accounts for ensuring long-term returns to the shareholders, promoting and delivering natural gas in an environment-friendly manner, providing congenial work environment for employees, giving outstanding service to retail and commercial consumers and developing strategic partnerships to communicate the benefits of natural gas.
The Company is committed to sound management of quality, health, safety and environmental issues associated with the activities of the Company. It complies with the guidelines of ISO9000 Quality Management System to ensure the activities performed by the business conform to legislative requirements and set benchmarks for industry best practice. Regular compliance audit of the business ascertains that field activities are well managed, adaptable to change and undergo continuous improvement.
The Company strives to provide and maintain a satisfying and rewarding working environment for employees.
Health Safety Environment Management
Some of the Company's initiatives to support the community are:
Envestra supports the training of apprentice chefs and other trainees through Hospitality Group Training. It also operates a matching program for employee donations to charitable organisations.
Envestra Limited has following direct / indirect subsidiaries:-