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Sustainability
CarbonCrop launches native regeneration scheme, backed by AI
Granted exclusively for native forest, Native CCUs are the first voluntary carbon credits of their kind available in New Zealand.
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BAI Communications Australia
BAI aims to reach net-zero by 2040 with new program
BAI Communications Australia has announced a target of reaching net-zero emissions by 2040 as part of its Towards Carbon Neutral (TCN) program.
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Digitisation
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.
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Sustainability
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
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Alibaba Group
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
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Fintech
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.
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Sustainability
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.
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Data center
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.
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Sustainability
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.
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Infosys
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.
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Microsoft
NZ businesses failing to reach sustainability goals
Microsoft New Zealand has released an extensive study of local organisations’ performance on sustainability and carbon reduction.
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Sustainability
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.
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Sustainability
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.
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Hyperscale
Carbon emissions driving cloud buying decisions - Gartner
Gartner predicts hyperscalers’ carbon emissions will drive cloud purchase decisions by 2025.
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Sustainability
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.
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Artificial Intelligence
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.
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Fintech
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.”
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Vertiv
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. 
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Cloud
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.
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Sustainability
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.
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Huawei
COP26: Huawei tackles climate change with tech innovation
Technology innovation will play a central role in tackling climate change and achieving carbon reduction goals.
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Sustainability
Microsoft makes Emissions Impact Dashboard tool generally available
The tool gives customers insight into the greenhouse gas emissions associated with using Microsoft cloud services.
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Climate change
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.
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Cloud
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.