Amazon announces five new renewable energy projects

The 615MW facilities will provide 1.2 million MWh of renewable energy to the grids which supply the company’s network and data centres

Music industry’s carbon footprint to fall as pandemic sees summer festivals cancelled

Download Festival’s acts could generate 162,951.40 kilograms of carbon dioxide from travel alone if it went ahead this year, according to a new study

Condé Nast to become carbon-neutral by 2030

The publishing giant will also transition to 100% internationally-certified paper by the end of 2021 and will phase out all fossil-based, non-recyclable plastic packaging by 2025

Number of businesses asking suppliers to disclose environmental data jumps by a quarter in 2020

A total of 30 large purchasing organisations from around the world have started working with CDP this year to help manage their supply chains more sustainably

Manufacturers who put sustainability at the heart of their businesses ‘are seeing real benefits’

That’s the suggestion from Make UK and E.ON, which have said prior to the coronavirus lockdown, 40% of these businesses reported increased profit margins and 30% saw increased competitiveness as a result

Henkel receives approval on its science-based emission reduction targets

The German manufacturing company has commited to reducing its scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions by 67% per tonne of product by 2030

Converse launches green collection out of recycled cotton waste

The footwear maker has repurposed cotton scraps from its factories to create ‘the most sustainable sneakers’

Pernod Ricard to phase out single-use plastic point-of-sale materials by 2021

The French drinks giant aims to increase consumer awareness regarding waste and has shared guidelines with its 90 affiliates regarding the materials that can no longer be used

Intel pledges to reach 100% renewable energy use and zero waste by 2030

In its new corporate responsibility strategy, the brand pledges to invest in reducing its environmental footprint – it has already reduced its scope 1 and 2 emissions by 31% since 2000

Dorset-based party band becomes ‘first in the UK to be carbon-neutral’

Two members of the Audio Allstars spoke to FNZ about offsetting the carbon footprint of their music and performances