Neowin News Feed for: Net zero zero/ Neowin News Feed for: Net zero en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Microsoft and SSE form partnership to make energy more sustainable <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced a partnership with Scottish energy provider SSE. They&#039;ll attempt to make the energy sector more sustainable through a variety of efforts. Both are COP26 partners too. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:40:01 +0000 Salesforce reaches effective Net Zero energy usage, announces more climate initiatives <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At its Dreamforce event, Salesforce has announced that it has achieved effective Net Zero energy usage across its entire value chain with 100 percent renewable energy and purchasing carbon offsets. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Karthik Mudaliar) Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:26:01 +0000 Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability will offer actionable insights on carbon emissions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At Inspire 2021, Microsoft has announced the Cloud for Sustainability initiative that will help organizations to measure and track their carbon emissions and also take act upon intelligent insights. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Wed, 14 Jul 2021 15:00:03 +0000 O2 rolling out smart cooling technology to reduce carbon emissions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>O2 has been rolling out new cooling technology from EkkoSense across its network. This will reduce its carbon emissions by one million kilograms each year, helping it become net-zero by 2025. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 18 May 2021 19:14:02 +0000 Bill Gates says there needs to be an Elon Musk in every sector <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Every sector needs someone like Elon Musk who will experiment and develop new technologies to reduce carbon emissions, according to Bill Gates. He specifically cited the steel and cement industries. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 18 Feb 2021 21:16:01 +0000 Amazon says 20 more firms join The Climate Pledge <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Amazon has announced that 20 more firms, including IBM, have signed up to its The Climate Pledge programme which encourages signatories to meet their net-zero goals by 2040 rather than 2050. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 17 Feb 2021 17:18:01 +0000 Vodafone to have net zero carbon emissions by 2040 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Vodafone has announced that it plans to hit net zero carbon by the year 2040. Its Scope 1 &amp; 2 emissions will reach net zero by 2030. The 2040 goal was set for 2050 but was brought forward. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 23 Nov 2020 11:58:01 +0000 Microsoft and bp partner up on Azure, advancing sustainability <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The collaboration will be focusing on developing innovative tech solutions that help the companies meet their sustainability goals. bp will also be utilizing Microsoft&#039;s Azure services. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:00:01 +0000