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Sustainability Reporting Initiative

A Better World: a Mission Within our Reach

About us

Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. (“Innergex” or the “Corporation”) is a Canadian-based independent renewable power producer which develops, acquires, owns and operates hydroelectric, wind, solar and energy storage facilities. As a global Corporation, Innergex conducts operations in Canada, the United States, France and Chile.

Innergex is committed to improving its ESG performance and to continue to grow its activities in accordance with its sustainable business model that balances People, our Planet and Prosperity.

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People

We are a team of passionate individuals who build strong partnerships with local communities.

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Our Planet

We believe that renewable energy is part of the solution to climate change.

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Prosperity

We generate value for our employees, shareholders, partners and host communities.

Number of facilities

as at December 31, 2021


HYDRO

WIND

SOLAR

TOTAL
Canada 33 8 1 42
United States 3 9 4 16
France x 15 x 15
Chile 4 x 2 6
TOTAL 40 32 7 79

Gross installed capacity (MW)

as at December 31, 2021


HYDRO

WIND

SOLAR

TOTAL
Canada 1,019 908 27 1,954
United States 70 714 467 1,251
France x 324 x 324
Chile 170 x 102 272
TOTAL 1,259 1,946 596 3,801

Net installed Capacity by Operating Segment (%)

as at December 31, 2021

  • Solar
  • Hydro
  • Wind

2021 HIGHLIGHTS

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79

Facilities in operation

3694 mw-bleu
3694 mw-blanc

3,801 MW2

Gross Installed Capacity

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10007462 households-blanc

We supplied the equivalent of 1,083,528 HOUSEHOLDS

with clean, renewable energy4

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Approximately 6,982,908

metric tonnes of CO2 offset through our production of renewable energy5

48 millions-bleu
48 millions-blanc

Over $3 million

IN FUNDING distributed through sponsorships, donations and voluntary contributions

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3694 mw-blanc

Total Production of 9,853 GWh

of clean electricity1

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488

Employees

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$132.2 million

declared IN DIVIDENDS on common shares

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125 millions dividends-blanc

$54.4 million3

paid out in employee wages and benefits

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31 agreements

with Indigenous communities

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covid work home-blanc

785,333 hours

worked by employees in 2021

48 millions-bleu
48 millions-blanc

Over $767,000

DISBURSED TO LONGTERM ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING PROGRAMS that study fish, wildlife, and their habitats in and around our facilities

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survey response-blanc

89%

RESPONSE RATE on our employee engagement survey

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funding-blanc

$747.2 million

in Revenues

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100% of employees

 completed a training program that included modules on the Code of Conduct, Ethical Behaviour, and Respect and Civility

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2.14 TRIR-blanc

1.86

Total Recordable Injury Rate (TRIR)7

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0.623 kg CO₂e/MWh energy produced

Greenhouse Gas Intensity

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82 board-blanc

4.94 years6

Board Average Tenure

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30%

Board Members were Women

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100%

Board and Committee Meeting Attendance

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62

Average Age of Board of Directors

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80%

of our board members were INDEPENDENT

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Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. earned the 20th spot in Corporate Knight’s 2021 Best 50 Corporate Citizens list

All figures as of December 31, 2021.

1. Equivalent to Innergex’s 2021 Production Proportionate as presented in its 2021 Annual Report.
2. Gross installed capacity is the total capacity of all Operating Facilities of Innergex, including non-wholly owned subsidiaries and joint ventures and associates.
3. Compared with $48.6 million in 2020. Includes wages and benefits expenses capitalized to projects under construction or development, and wages and benefits expenses recharged to joint ventures and associates.
4. Based on Innergex’s 2021 Production Proportionate in each country in which we operate, divided by the local household average consumption, with data from the World Energy Council (2014).
5. Based on Innergex’s 2021 Production Proportionate of 9,853,366 MWh and calculated through https://www.epa.gov/energy/greenhouse-gas-equivalencies-calculator.
6. Excluding the President and CEO.
7. TRIR is the number of injuries (including contractors) resulting in medical aid and lost time accident per 200,000 worked hours.

We generate solutions for a cleaner future

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2021 Sustainability Report

Please note: All monetary amounts mentioned in this microsite are in Canadian Dollars unless mentioned otherwise.

Please note: On July 9, 2021, the Corporation completed the acquisition of the remaining 50% interest in Energía Llaima SpA (“Energía Llaima”), a renewable energy company based in Chile, of which Innergex already owned 50%. All metrics in this report include our Chilean operations unless otherwise noted.