09 Aug '12, 9am

How U.S. Telecom Giants Are Becoming More Sustainable

How U.S. Telecom Giants Are Becoming More Sustainable

Sprint Nextel is the top wireless provider for sustainability, according to a new study by Verdantix. Titled Green Quadrant Sustainable Telecoms (US) 2012, the study analyzed the 12 largest telecom service providers in the U.S. One of the reasons Sprint has the number one spot is because it is the first, and so far the only, U.S. telecom company to publicly announce an absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction goal. Sprint is halfway to its target of a 20 percent absolute emissions reduction by 2017. The telecom giant expects to increase renewable energy use to meet at least 25 percent of the GHG reduction target.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/08/telecom-giants-becomi...

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