Órigo Energia

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

São Paulo, Brazil

Certified Since

October 2018

Industry

Solar panel installation

Sector

Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Brazil

Órigo Energia believes that the time has come to renew the way we think of energy. Founded in 2010 and one of the most traditional solar electric companies in Brazil, Órigo Energia operates in the installation of solar roofs and in the pioneering business model, Fazenda Solar, allowing companies access to clean, renewable and abundant energy. Órigo Energia wants to build with each one a more rational and transparent consumer culture, with fewer complicated accounts and easier control of expenses. It wants to build a future where energies are renewable and transforming. Acreditamos que chegou o momento de renovar o jeito como pensamos em energia. Fundada em 2010 e uma das mais tradicionais empresas de energia elétrica solar no Brasil, a Órigo Energia atua na instalação de telhados solares e no modelo de negócio pioneiro, a Fazenda Solar, possibilitando o acesso de empresas à energia limpa, renovável e abundante. A Órigo Energia quer construir com cada um, uma cultura de consumo mais racional e transparente, com menos contas complicadas e mais facilidade para controlar os gastos. Quer construir um futuro onde as energias sejam renováveis e transformadoras.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Órigo Energia earned an overall score of 115.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
115.5
115.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 10.1

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.1
Corporate Accountability2.0
Ethics2.0
Transparency2.4
+ Mission Locked2.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 14.8

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Compensation & Wages3.0
Benefits6.9
Training & Education1.4
Worker Ownership0.8
Management & Worker Communication0.4
Human Rights & Labor Policy0.6
Occupational Health & Safety1.0

Community 13.9

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Job Creation4.8
Diversity & Inclusion1.7
Civic Engagement & Giving0.2
Local Involvement1.6
Suppliers, Distributors & Product5.4

Environment 42.1

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Land, Office, Plant3.6
Inputs7.4
Outputs6.6
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers1.9
+ Renewable or Cleaner-burning Energy17.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Customers 34.5

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

+ Basic Services for the Underserved12
+ Serving in Need Populations22.4

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2018 Overall B Impact Score115.5

Best for the World

Every year, B Lab recognizes the B Corps that have achieved the highest verified scores in the five impact areas evaluated on the B Impact Assessment.

Best For The World: Customers2019
Best For The World: Environment2019

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