Articles tagged with 'Sustainability' | BT plc

BT plc - Archive (Sustainability)

2021
13
July
2021
| 08:30 Europe/London
Adults in the UK that live with their partner pinpoint leaving lights on as the thing that shocked them most when they moved in togetherThe nationwide survey was commissioned by BT as part of their commitment to combating climate change and showing h...
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01
July
2021
| 00:10 Europe/London
Behaviour changes identified supported by technology could help households save up to £938 and up to 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents (CO2e) per year1Seven small but sustainable actions could help cut UK household emissions and support the UK...
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10
June
2021
| 00:05 Europe/London
New research from BT reveals that climate change is the third most important issue for people after mental and physical healthDespite this, almost half of those surveyed believed that they were incapable of tackling climate changeAs a result, one fif...
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06
May
2021
| 08:35 Europe/London
BT Skills for Tomorrow reaches its ambitious goal five years ahead of schedule by helping 10 million people since its launch.BT Skills for Tomorrow has helped 10 million people across the UK improve their digital knowledge and confidence, a goal that...
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2020
04
November
2020
| 10:00 Europe/London
Switching to 100% renewable electricity globally underpins BT’s commitment to build back better - creating a more resilient, low carbon society. High profile digital skills campaign helps 5.7m people connect, learn and stay safe online durin...
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2018
24
May
2018
| 13:10 Europe/London
Revenue from products and services contributing to carbon abatement totalled £5.3bn ...
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2017
12
September
2017
| 08:38 Europe/London
BT today announced it will reduce its carbon emissions by 87% by 2030[1], setting itself on a path to help limit global warming to 1.5°C by the end of the century. ...
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05
June
2017
| 09:38 Europe/London
BT’s annual Delivering our Purpose report, says revenue from products contributing to carbon abatement totalled £5.3bn, representing 22% of its total revenue last year. ...
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2016
23
May
2016
| 10:02 Europe/London
BT today launched a new report - “The role of ICT in reducing carbon emissions in the EU” - ...
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2015
22
December
2015
| 10:12 Europe/London
BT has announced an exciting new initiative with Sagemcom to test and ultimately roll-out the BT Better Future Supplier Forum’s Sustainability Assessor tool. ...
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18
December
2015
| 09:00 Europe/London
A report launched today by global communications company BT - “The Role for ICT in Reducing Carbon Emissions in the UK” - highlights a pathway to meeting the UK Government’s carbon reduction targets ...
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27
September
2015
| 20:00 Europe/London
Olympic and America’s Cup sailor Sir Ben Ainslie and global communications provider BT today joined forces to launch 100% Sport. ...
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2014
21
September
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
New solar farm contract will support power requirements for  BT’s Adastral Park technology campus  BT today announced a £26 million deal with UK Sustainable Energy Ltd (UK-SE) to take 100 per cent of the green energy generated by UK-SE’s new sola...
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03
June
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
£300 million power purchase deal welcomed by Scottish Government  BT is to purchase enough renewable energy from a Scottish Borders wind farm to match the power consumption of its entire Scottish operations, it was announced today.  The company w...
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03
June
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
BT has signed long-term Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) worth £440 million with three wind farms in Scotland, Wales and Lancashire. The deals will secure more than 100 Megawatts (MW) of renewable energy to help power its UK operations.  The energ...
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21
May
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
£27.2m invested, 46,000 volunteering days completed and a 25.5 per cent reduction in our carbon emissions from global business  £3.1 billion generated by products and services BT found to have carbon abatement benefits for customers  BT today rev...
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07
April
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
BT signs up to support ambitious global sustainability goals  The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) today announces that BT has joined its membership and has committed to the action plans Action2020 and Vision2050*.  BT...
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02
April
2014
| 23:00 Europe/London
BT today launched a free interactive online energy saving tool to help customers find ways of reducing their carbon footprint – both at home and at work.  The simple training module enables people to work through a series of scenarios to highlight...
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2013
19
May
2013
| 23:00 Europe/London
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change calls for companies to follow BT’s lead  BT has started to source 100 per cent of its electricity in the UK from renewable energy, after signing an agreement with npower, making it one of the larges...
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24
April
2013
| 23:00 Europe/London
Suppliers Huawei and SGW Global Awarded Silver Status Awards in BT Better Future Supplier Forum  BT has helped suppliers reduce their carbon footprint by 30,238 tonnes – equivalent to the annual carbon footprint of 2,000 people – within the first ...
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