Microsoft forms alliance with Shell to support progress towards net zero world

The agreement aims to help the energy giant curb emissions and the digital titan reach its goal of 100% renewable power by 2025

Nexans commits to carbon-neutrality by 2030

The power, telecomms and fiber optic cable company says this will involve a 4.2% average annual reduction of greenhouse gas emissions across the business

‘Fruit peel waste can offer second life to old lithium-ion batteries and contribute to circular economy’

That’s the suggestion from Professor Madhavi Srinivasan and Assistant Professor Dalton Tay who spoke to FNZ about a novel new recycling technique

Global commitments to net zero double in less than a year

Cities and regions with a carbon footprint greater than the emissions of the US and companies with a combined revenue of more than $11.4tn are now pursuing net zero goals

US telecoms giant AT&T commits to carbon-neutrality by 2035

The company will implement energy efficiency measures across its operations, expand its sustainable TV and film production and switch its fleet to hybrids

Amazon unveils first beneficiaries of $2bn Climate Pledge Fund

Five startups aimed at the development of sustainable and decarbonising technologies will benefit from the e-commerce giant’s investment

Amazon switches on its first operational wind farm in Europe

The 91MW project in Western Sweden will support Amazon Web Services data centres in the country

Biogen to invest $250m to end fossil fuel use by 2040

The biotechnology company achieved carbon-neutrality in 2014

Facebook targets net zero value chain by 2030

The target includes emissions from suppliers, employee commuting and business travel

bp and Microsoft join forces to strengthen digital energy transformation and net zero goals

The collaboration between the tech and energy giants will focus on consumer energy, smart cities, clean energy parks and industrial IoT solutions