In 2015, decisions of PJSC IDGC of the North-West in the field of industrial activity, corporate governance and social responsibility programmes were widely recognised at the inter-regional, national and international competitions.
Annual Report of the Company for 2014 was awarded the Gold Award for outstanding achievements in the development of online version of the annual report at the annual competition of the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP), the 2014/15 Vision Awards Annual Report Competition.
The Company efforts aimed at building and implementing corporate and social communications were highly appreciated by the professional community.
The official website of PJSC IDGC of the North-West won the first prize in the Best Corporate Media-2015 held by Russian Association of Communication Directors and Corporate Publishing, and also won the grand prix of the national corporate media competition of Silver Niti 2015.
In the same professional competition, the regional supplement of PJSC IDGC of the North-West to the Russian Grids newspaper became the winner in the nomination of 'The best content visualization in the corporate media'. The judges highly praised the style of presentation of information, the availability and clarity of the presentation. At the regional stage of the competition in the category of 'Best Corporate Portals and Sites', the specialised portal launched on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of PJSC IDGC of the North-West was awarded the certificate. In the category of 'Best Corporate Video', the short Karelenergo video 'I'll be like my dad!' that presented the Company's work and the power engineer occupation received high accolade from the judges.
The children's electric injury prevention project won the 4th competition ConTEKst organised with the support of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation among the press services of the fuel-energy complex companies. The Company won award in the nomination of 'The best social project', where it presented children's video games on electrical safety designed by specialists of the Company.
In regions where PJSC IDGC of the North-West operates, honorary awards were obtained by the Company for its achievements in the field of occupational safety, sport supporting and promotion of healthy lifestyles. The Kolenergo branch was awarded the certificate of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of the Murmansk Region for efforts in the implementation of best practices in improving working conditions and occupational safety. The Kolenergo branch obtained the letter of recognition from the Ministry of Employment and Labour of the Republic of Karelia for the activities held in the area to promote measures preserving human life and health during the employment. In 2015, the Company branches enriched their sports trophies in the competitions organised by Electroprofsoyuz. Also, at the regional level, successes of PJSC IDGC of the North-West in the organization of military registration and reservation of citizens, as well as in the provision of training facilities for the purposes of civil defense and protection from emergencies were highly praised.