Sustainable development plays an important role in the values system at the Elga Coal Complex. We strive to ensure that investments, exploitation of natural resources and the introduction of technologies are aligned and strengthen the current and future potential of the region without compromising future generations.

The basic principles of sustainable development at ECC are to:

• Protect and preserve the integrity of ecosystems

• Use a harm prevention strategy

• Apply technologies and operational procedures that preserve ecosystems' regenerative capabilities

• Create fair and sustainable partnerships with society

• Create a culture of respect