05/12/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/12/2023 13:20
BALTIMORE (May 12, 2023) - The Maryland Washington Minority Companies Association (MWMCA) today recognized Constellation (NASDAQ: CEG) as the "2023 Most Committed Energy Corporation for Diversity and Inclusion". The award was presented to Constellation at MWMCA's 20th Annual Spring Breakfast and Business Showcase Expo in Baltimore, attended by around 2,000 of the region's minority businesses, large businesses, private partners, legislators, community leaders and other key stakeholders.
"We thank MWMCA for recognizing the strong and intentional focus we've placed on diversity, equity and inclusion right out of the gate as a new company, as well the passionate and dedicated employees leading those efforts," said André Wallace, vice president, Business Diversity, Constellation. "When we think about driving economic inclusion, it's about integrating DEI, workforce development and supplier diversity. It's the integration of these three pillars that enables underserved individuals and communities to grow, prosper and thrive in society."
Constellation's recent DEI progress includes:
In 2002, MWMCA originated to advocate for minority and women construction trade contractors because so much work was being completed without the utilization of said firms. In 2013, MWMCA expanded its scope of work to include all types of companies: trade contractors, suppliers, and service providers. MWMCA has a unique offering of services with one mission in mind, "Connecting Large & Small Businesses to Work Together."
Headquartered in Baltimore, Constellation Energy Corporation (Nasdaq: CEG) is the nation's largest producer of clean, carbon-free energy and a leading supplier of energy products and services to businesses, homes, community aggregations and public sector customers across the continental United States, including three fourths of Fortune 100 companies. With annual output that is nearly 90% carbon-free, our hydro, wind and solar facilities paired with the nation's largest nuclear fleet have the generating capacity to power the equivalent of 15 million homes, providing around 10% of the nation's clean energy. We are further accelerating the nation's transition to a carbon-free future by helping our customers reach their sustainability goals, setting our own ambitious goal of achieving 100% carbon-free generation by 2040, and by investing in promising emerging technologies to eliminate carbon emissions across all sectors of the economy. Follow Constellation on LinkedIn and Twitter.