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Like all energy producers, ExxonMobil uses water in its operations. Read on to learn more about ExxonMobil's approach to water use and about the intersection between water and energy, now and in the future.


Water covers 70 per cent of the earth’s surface – the volume of water on earth has remained unchanged for millions of years.

Policy considerations

ExxonMobil advocates four broad, potentially high-value pathways toward achieving meaningful progress.

Water and energy

Water is essential in providing energy, just as energy is needed to provide water.

Water framework

We focus our efforts on preventing adverse impacts to water resources and prudently managing the water we do use.