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Pioneer Natural Resources 

Pioneer Natural Resources is a publicly listed upstream oil and gas company headquartered in the USA. In 2020, the company had USD 6.69 billion in revenue and a reported 2,323 employees in 2019*. Pioneer undertakes hydrocarbon exploration and production and is one of the largest shale players in the USA due to its assets in the Permian Basin.

Ranking position
#56 /100
Total score
4.5 /100
Performance score
1.9 /20
Narrative Score
Trend Score
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Performance module name Performance module score Rank (0-100)


20.3 /100 #12

Material Investment

2.8 /100 #64

Intangible Investment

0.0 /100 #20

Sold products

0.0 /100 #55


45.8 /100 #29

Supplier Engagement


Client Engagement


Policy Engagement

10.0 /100 #69

Business Model

0.0 /100 #52

Leading practices

No leading practices were identified for this company.

Risks and opportunities


Pioneer receives a trend score of -. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely decrease. The share of gas in Pioneer’s fuel mix has decreased, resulting in a marginal decrease in its scope 1 and 2 emissions intensity between 2014 and 2019. Even if this trend were to continue, Pioneer would still not be aligned with its 1.5°C pathway, which requires a much steeper decrease in emissions intensity of close to 10% annually until 2024. Pioneer has not identified any low-carbon business activities, and its CapEx plans do not indicate financial commitment to improving its low-carbon performance.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

See results for

  1. 2023

More about the company

Irving, Texas, United States of America
Group revenue
USD 6.69 billion
Ownership structure
Publicly listed
Number of employees
Scope of activity