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Here's how Microsoft plans to be carbon negative by 2030

21 January 2020 7:25 AM
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Carbon emissions
Climate change
Microsoft

Software superpower Microsoft announces various plans to cut its own carbon emissions by more than half over the next 10 years.

This means the company will remove more carbon than it emits each year in a bid to help tackle issues around climate change.

It's very exciting and well done on their part.

Cliff de Wit, CTO and Co-Founder - Dexterity Digital

Data systems use a great deal of energy.

De sWit says these massive tech providers have an enormous responsibility to reduce carbon emissions.

He says most carbon has come from the mid-1950s.

They have access to clean power.

Cliff de Wit, CTO and Co-Founder - Dexterity Digital

Building centres in colder countries so that they have to use less cooling technology.

Cliff de Wit, CTO and Co-Founder - Dexterity Digital

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21 January 2020 7:25 AM
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