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Waste not, want not: What to do with unneeded office equipment
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Business strategy

Waste not, want not: What to do with unneeded office equipment

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8 Jul 2021
Vodafone to power European network with 100% renewable energy
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Business operations

Vodafone to power European network with 100% renewable energy

The company has managed to bring the target forward by four years
23 Jun 2021
Square and Blockstream to build a solar Bitcoin mining facility
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cryptocurrencies

Square and Blockstream to build a solar Bitcoin mining facility

Solar mining plant will aim to temper concerns of power consumption from Bitcoin mining
7 Jun 2021
Akamai unveils its ambitious sustainability goals for 2030
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business intelligence (BI)

Akamai unveils its ambitious sustainability goals for 2030

The company also pledged a net-zero Akamai edge platform
22 Apr 2021
Facebook achieves its goal of 100% green energy
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social media

Facebook achieves its goal of 100% green energy

Now it’s focusing on a net-zero supply chain by 2030
15 Apr 2021
Cloud computing could cut a billion tons of CO2 in four years
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business transformation

Cloud computing could cut a billion tons of CO2 in four years

IDC expects 60% of data centers to adopt green technologies in the next four years
9 Mar 2021
What is green cloud?
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Cloud

What is green cloud?

Tech firms can do their bit to support our march to a zero carbon lifestyle by cleaning up their cloud
3 Mar 2021
IT Pro News In Review: 1,000 engineers hack SolarWinds, IBM climate plan & macOS update wreaks havoc
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Security

IT Pro News In Review: 1,000 engineers hack SolarWinds, IBM climate plan & macOS update wreaks havoc

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19 Feb 2021
IBM vows to become carbon-neutral by 2030
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Business strategy

IBM vows to become carbon-neutral by 2030

The tech giant also announced its “Future of Climate” initiative to develop sustainable products
17 Feb 2021
Microsoft’s “moonshot” climate initiative nets 6% carbon reduction
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Business strategy

Microsoft’s “moonshot” climate initiative nets 6% carbon reduction

Executive pay will be partially based on environmental performance in 2021
29 Jan 2021
Accenture and Salesforce join forces to bring sustainability to organizations’ front offices
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business intelligence (BI)

Accenture and Salesforce join forces to bring sustainability to organizations’ front offices

New partnership will empower C-suite to expedite progress toward ESG goals
26 Jan 2021
IBM looks to tackle plastic waste with new cloud data platform
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Cloud

IBM looks to tackle plastic waste with new cloud data platform

The data platform hosted on IBM cloud will track plastic waste and recovery globally
15 Dec 2020
Google aims to go carbon-free by 2030
Business strategy

Google aims to go carbon-free by 2030

“We’re proud to do our part, and to help move the world closer to a carbon-free future for all,” said Pichai
14 Sep 2020
Apple pledges to be 100% carbon neutral by 2030
supply chain management (SCM)

Apple pledges to be 100% carbon neutral by 2030

“Businesses have a profound opportunity to help build a more sustainable future,” said Apple CEO, Tim Cook
21 Jul 2020
Is the IoT the saviour of the environment?
Internet of Things (IoT)

Is the IoT the saviour of the environment?

We are on the cusp of a connection revolution as IoT rapidly develops. Could this technology solve the climate change crisis?
23 May 2020
How can we deal with digital pollution?
energy efficiency

How can we deal with digital pollution?

Data may seem ethereal, but everything from the biggest cloud to a single unopened email has an environmental cost
10 May 2020
O2 commits to ‘net zero’ emissions by 2025
mobile networks

O2 commits to ‘net zero’ emissions by 2025

The plan involves removing carbon emissions from its network and supply chain emissions by 30%
3 Mar 2020
Recycling our digital waste is too hard
cloud computing

Recycling our digital waste is too hard

We need tools to clear the mountains of data that are building up around us
23 Feb 2020
HP talks up recyclables at first Sustainability Summit
Green energy tech
News

HP talks up recyclables at first Sustainability Summit

PC and printer giant is working to cut waste and improve recycling
19 Jun 2017
How technology assists conservation and sustainability
In-depth

How technology assists conservation and sustainability

From the IoT to AI, tech can offer solutions to some of the world's biggest ecological questions
20 Apr 2017
How the tech industry is becoming more green
Green energy tech
In-depth

How the tech industry is becoming more green

From recycling to renewables, the IT business is starting to pull its socks up
6 Apr 2017
Tech leaders funnel $1bn into green energy innovation
Business strategy

Tech leaders funnel $1bn into green energy innovation

Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos will invest in projects tackling climate change
12 Dec 2016
Five ways to get rid of your old phone
Mobile

Five ways to get rid of your old phone

Some 77 million handsets are kicking around unused in the UK, when they could be sold, recycled or donated to charity.
21 Oct 2016