Sustainability

Microsoft announces general availability of Cloud for Sustainability

Microsoft announces general availability of Cloud for Sustainability
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 May 2022

New ESG capabilities from Microsoft and partners will help organisations accelerate progress  
 

The pursuit of sustainability is driving innovation

The pursuit of sustainability is driving innovation
By Paul Heller | 12 May 2022

Processes and adaptability were some of the key trends in our Innovation+ Talks podcast in 2021, but things may be changing in 2022

Processes and adaptability were key in 2021, but things may be changing in 2022 
 

Building safer environments with the internet of things

Building safer environments with the internet of things
By Alice Chambers | 29 April 2022

Michael Grant shares how Metrikus uses the internet of things to create safer, cost-effective and sustainable building spaces for its customers

Michael Grant shares how Metrikus uses IoT to create safe and sustainable building spaces for its customers 
 

Implementing the technology for a sustainable future

Implementing the technology for a sustainable future
By Lindsay Climson | 26 April 2022

Akari’s solutions help healthcare, aviation, social care and media organisations to work more efficiently and sustainably

Akari’s solutions help healthcare, aviation, social care and media organisations to work more efficiently
 

Turning retail insight into action with help from Microsoft

Turning retail insight into action with help from Microsoft
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 April 2022

Microsoft’s Shanthi Rajagopalan explains how stakeholders across the retail industry are using technologies from Microsoft and its partners to make supply chains, operations and products more sustainable, while reducing waste and emissions

Shanthi Rajagopalan shares how retailers are improving sustainability of supply chains and products 
 

The next stage for public sector sustainability

The next stage for public sector sustainability
Disaster Tech
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 April 2022

Consumers are demanding more of organisations in terms of sustainability, and public sector organisations and governments are integral to realising meaningful societal change. Microsoft’s Jeremy M. Goldberg discusses the challenges of doing so, and highlights where Microsoft can provide support

Jeremy M. Goldberg highlights how Microsoft can help to realise meaningful societal change 
 

Why connected technology is key for sustainability

Why connected technology is key for sustainability
By Lisa Wee | 11 April 2022

Harnessing the connected power of data analytics, artificial intelligence and the cloud enables organisations to boost productivity and slash emissions

Data analytics, AI and the cloud can help organisations to boost productivity and slash emissions 
 

Striving for business sustainability with Microsoft technology

Striving for business sustainability with Microsoft technology
UN Climate Change
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 April 2022

Many organisations and governments have been reinvigorated by COP26 to explore sustainability strategies. But to realise their goals, they must make a renewed commitment to technological innovation. Microsoft and its partners are working to deliver the solutions and initiatives that could make the difference

Microsoft and its partners are delivering solutions to help organisations commit to sustainability strategies 
 

Nueva Pescanova uses Microsoft AI to transform shrimp farming

Nueva Pescanova uses Microsoft AI to transform shrimp farming
Nueva Pescanova
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2022

Joint solution Smartfarm aims to help aquafarmers improve yield and sustainability

Microsoft selects 10 AI start-ups for its accelerator programme

Microsoft selects 10 AI start-ups for its accelerator programme
Microsoft
By Alice Chambers | 05 April 2022

The cohort will be supported to reduce their environmental impact and receive technological advice

Orbus Software joins Microsoft Partner Pledge

Orbus Software joins Microsoft Partner Pledge
Unsplash/Israel Andrade
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 April 2022

Firm will commit to achieving goals in digital skills, apprenticeships, diversity, ethical AI and sustainability

Technology is critical to business sustainability, finds Digital Space

Technology is critical to business sustainability, finds Digital Space
Unsplash/Alexander Abero
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 April 2022

Recent report showed that organisations  are more aware of how IT can help them reach their goals   
 

ICONICS is paving the way to savings and sustainability

ICONICS is paving the way to savings and sustainability
By Mary Anne Ballouz | 22 March 2022

Firm’s automation software is helping organisations to hit their sustainability targets by enabling them to accurately calculate energy consumption, visualise trends and pinpoint opportunities for optimising efficiency

Firm’s automation software is helping organisations to hit their sustainability targets  
 

Auckland businesses struggling to reach carbon neutrality, says Microsoft

Auckland businesses struggling to reach carbon neutrality, says Microsoft
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By Alice Chambers | 15 March 2022

New study finds that one-third of companies are likely to miss the 2050 target

Microsoft Planetary Computer helps to facilitate Digital Earth Pacific

Microsoft Planetary Computer helps to facilitate Digital Earth Pacific
Getty
By Alice Chambers | 10 March 2022

The platform will streamline environmental data to aid the development of high-impact solutions

Microsoft’s UK partners commit to 2050 net zero target

Microsoft’s UK partners commit to 2050 net zero target
Pexels
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 March 2022

New research shows that organisations are implementing changes to reduce emissions

Microsoft joins Carbon Call to help meet net zero goals

Microsoft joins Carbon Call to help meet net zero goals
Unsplash/Dan Meyers
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 February 2022

Initiative aims to improve access to reliable data for use in carbon accounting systems 

Digitisation is key to saving the planet, says Aveva’s Lisa Johnston

Digitisation is key to saving the planet, says Aveva’s Lisa Johnston
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 February 2022

AVEVA’s chief sustainability officer discusses how digital transformation can help the manufacturing and energy sectors to operate more efficiently, accelerate sustainability and become climate positive

The chief sustainability officer discusses the value of digital transformation in becoming climate positive 

A powerful partnership to build efficiency and resilience

A powerful partnership to build efficiency and resilience
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 January 2022

Ravi Gopinath shares how AVEVA is working with Microsoft to help manufacturers improve business operations, while reducing energy consumption and emissions

AVEVA and Microsoft are helping manufacturers to improve business operations and reduce energy use
 

Microsoft invites start-ups to new sustainability accelerator

Microsoft invites start-ups to new sustainability accelerator
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 January 2022

Initiative aims to support businesses using technology to tackle environmental challenges 

Sembcorp uses Microsoft 365 to improve delivery of renewable energy

Sembcorp uses Microsoft 365 to improve delivery of renewable energy
Sembcorp
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 January 2022

Microsoft Teams enables staff to work from anywhere while Azure has automated solar farm processes 

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