Sustainability insight

We cooperate with research institutions, industry associations, NGOs, governments and authorities to explore new sustainability approaches globally.

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We use the analysis to improve our own operations and bring sustainability insight to our customers, enhancing their stakeholder dialogue and business performance.

DNV GL outlooks
DNV GL looks ahead to 2050: click to enlarge.

Realizing tomorrow's value

The emergence of a new business practice

Business action for climate resilient pathways

Could standards be the key to mobilizing businesses for climate-resilient pathways? Learn more in our position paper.

The Global Opportunity Report

In every risk there is opportunity: this yearly report explores the opportunities stemming from pressing global challenges.

Mining the gap: feature article

Innovation happens in the tension between risk and opportunity.

The Sustainable Development Goals and business

Target-setting, collaboration and inspiration: learn more in our feature article.

Spaceship Earth

Forecasting the future of the UN Sustainable Development Goals: can we achieve them?


Transforming Business, Changing the World: our assessment of the UN Global Compact's first 15 years


High-profile thought leaders' views on what's next for sustainable business.

Climate Change Programme

How can we mitigate and adapt to a changing world environment?

Technology Outlook 2025

How will the technology landscape change over the next decade?

Learn more about sustainability at DNV in our Annual Report

Annual Reports

Browse and download our fully digital annual report

GRI Index

Go to the download centre to access the appendix to Annual Report

Code of Conduct

Our success depends on trust: this is why we have a Code of Conduct. Download it here.

DNV's Environmental sustainability & Climate Policy

Our strategic sustainability and climate goals set us on a path to reduce our environmental footprint across our company and ultimately enables us to make a positive climate impact.

ISO 14001

DNV as an organization is certified. You can find the documentation here.

ISO 45001

DNV as an organization is certified. You can find the documentation here.