O2 stops 250k devices from hitting landfill

In 2022, it claims that 92% of old devices were refurbished and resold as ‘like new’ products

T-Mobile makes net zero by 2040 pledge

It has had its emissions reduction targets verified by the SBTi

altafiber commits to 40% emissions reduction by 2030

By 2040, the telecommunications company, formerly Cincinnati Bell, aims to achieve net zero emissions

Lumentum’s California HQ achieves LEED Silver certification

The telecommunications equipment firm implemented various measures such as energy efficient systems, water management devices and enhanced filtration systems to improve indoor air quality

New laws connecting the countryside to 4G and 5G tech

The regulations will mean old masts can be upgraded and new ones will not have to be built

COP26: ‘We need energy efficient networks that don’t use fossil fuels’

Mats Pellbäck Scharp spoke with future Net Zero on the environmental impacts of the mobile industry and the changes that can be made to cut down emissions

COP26: ‘Mobile technology can help us achieve net zero’ – but how?

We spoke with Mats Granryd, Director General of the GSMA, to understand how the future of mobile technology and connectivity could answer some of the greatest questions around climate change

AT&T targets a gigaton of emissions reduction by 2035 with new climate initiative

The telecommunications giant will work with Microsoft, Equinix, the University of Missouri and other research universities and organisations to deliver broadband-enabled climate solutions at a global scale

Nokia pledges to halve emissions by 2030

It has set science-based targets to achieve this and is working to ensure its products are more energy efficient