Carbon emissions news stories
Using digitisation to reduce carbon emissions in building and construction
The building and construction sector is one of the largest in the world economy, as well as one of the most energy-intensive polluting industries on the planet.
TeamViewer to be climate neutral in three years time
TeamViewer has pledged to be climate neutral by 2025 and launched its new sustainability program c-a-r-e, which also looks at increasing female representation
Alibaba’s Cainiao Network uses solar power for warehouses
Alibaba Group's logistic arm Cainiao Network has installed 100,000m2 of solar panels on its warehouses so far in its push to build a global green supply chain
Aussie fintech Emmi launches new solution for investors
An industry lead solution from Australian fintech and carbon risk solution company Emmi allows investors to decipher carbon transition risk and opportunity.
Intel commits to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040
Intel has announced plans to further reduce its direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions and develop more sustainable technology solutions.
Fujitsu AU signs PPA to offset 40% of NSW data centre load
The agreement marks a key step for Fujitsu Australia in decarbonising its operations and providing lower-emissions services to its customers.
Developing the sustainable data center of the future
The global data center sector is estimated to account for around 416 terawatts, equivalent to roughly 3% of all energy needs.
Digital decarbonisation of the mining industry - now or never
With the rise of conscious consumerism and conscious capitalism, mining enterprises are facing pressure to shift to cleaner and more sustainable operations.
NZ businesses failing to reach sustainability goals
Microsoft New Zealand has released an extensive study of local organisations’ performance on sustainability and carbon reduction.
First digital tool to help reduce commuter carbon emissions
Transportation planning company Abley has developed the first digital tool to help reduce carbon emissions generated by commuters.
Tencent sets goal for carbon neutrality, 100% green power
Internet and technology company Tencent has announced it plans to become carbon neutral by 2030 across its operations and supply chain.
Carbon emissions driving cloud buying decisions - Gartner
Gartner predicts hyperscalers’ carbon emissions will drive cloud purchase decisions by 2025.
40% of orgs to embed sustainability into operations by 2024 - IDC releases top predictions
Strong financial outcomes and sustainability focused leadership is required for long term impact, according to a new report from IDC.
AI tech poised to help reduce carbon emissions, IDC and Baidu finds
AI-related technologies' contribution to carbon reduction will increase every year, reaching at least 70% by 2060 with the total carbon reduction exceeding 35 billion tons.
Emmi gears up for global expansion following latest funding round
“Up until now, the investment sector has been without a tool that goes beyond a simple score, and as investors, it is critical to have access to objective and trusted insights that give us confidence to protect and grow capital.”
Tech consortium to lead low-carbon fuel cell development for data centres
Vertiv has announced the Clean Hydrogen Partnership will provide €2.5 million to help fund a project developing low-carbon fuel cells to power data centres.
Fibre the most environmentally friendly broadband option according to new research
New research has determined that fibre is the best broadband option for consumers concerned about carbon emissions.
AspenTech's new software release puts greater emphasis on sustainability
The release, V12.2, is designed to give companies new sustainability models and product capabilities that accelerate digitalisation efforts in support of their sustainability initiatives.
COP26: Huawei tackles climate change with tech innovation
Technology innovation will play a central role in tackling climate change and achieving carbon reduction goals.
Microsoft makes Emissions Impact Dashboard tool generally available
The tool gives customers insight into the greenhouse gas emissions associated with using Microsoft cloud services.
Sustainability and the corporate carbon footprint challenge
By investing in the rapid advancement of digital technology, businesses can find new ways to get ahead of the competition and create impactful social change.
Cloudflare to power networks on 100% renewable energy and remove all historical carbon by 2025
Cloudflare has announced it will power its networks on 100% renewable energy and remove all historical carbon from its global network by 2025.
APAC firms could slash carbon emissions by 78% by moving to cloud - AWS report
A new report from AWS and 451 Research suggests cloud infrastructure offers major benefits in terms of reducing energy usage, and the resulting reduction in carbon emissions.
Microsoft pledges to run data centres carbon neutral by 2030
The tech giant has announced it will aim to power all its global data centres and offices with zero-carbon energy by 2030.