The technology and telecommunications sectors have a critical role to play in the transition to a low carbon, resource efficient economy.
Over three quarters of companies reporting to CDP say technology solutions help them achieve carbon reduction targets, presenting an important opportunity for companies that best position themselves in the marketplace. Technology companies need to ensure careful management of their own impacts, from carbon emissions and water dependency to electronic waste and pollution.
Trucost helps technology oriented companies to measure the environmental costs and benefits of different business models and product strategies, from operations and supply chains to product use and ultimate disposal. We identify region specific future cost liabilities from natural resource dependencies and pollution impacts to help companies strengthen the business case for action where it most matters – and communicate the benefits of initiatives in a way that is data driven and robust. Whether you are seeking a net positive business model or more specific circular economy opportunities, Trucost can help.
This renowned annual gathering will launch CDP's 2017 US report, highlighting the importance of board governance of ESG issues and hearing the latest ESG insights from responding companies.
Trucost's sector briefing note looks at how companies in the ICT sector can manage...