The energy future we envision requires involvement from all our approximately 8,500 full-time employees. Providing a sustainable work environment helps us align our actions with our core values, vision and mission. This means providing a workplace that allows our employees to execute at the highest levels and return home safely to their loved ones. It means actively engaging in our communities and supporting our partners. And it means investing in our colleagues and supporting causes and organizations in which we believe. We're a product of the people and places that surround us. Ensuring a sustainable workplace is important to our work and how customers, suppliers and communities perceive us.
We've established goals to help all our off company-wideices and facilities become truly sustainable workplaces by 2020. We're also developing a strategy to measure, report and improve our efforts to reach those goals. That includes tracking program participation, increasing employee engagement and benchmarking company-wide participation in all NRG sustainability initiatives. By cultivating a sustainable workplace, we'll cultivate sustainability advocates throughout the organization.
Our 2020 Sustainable Workplace goals are:
For more details, go to the Sustainable Workplace section of our 2016 Sustainability Report.