Cisco Impact Area | Environmental Sustainability

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Cisco Impact Area | Environmental Sustainability

Taking care of the planet

At Cisco, we believe environmental sustainability is critical for economies and for all global citizens. Reducing greenhouse gas emissions, preserving biodiversity and natural resources, and designing our products to minimize waste. These important actions are factored into every aspect of our business.

Click here to learn more about how Cisco takes care of the planet.

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VIDEO | Better Business for a Healthier Planet: Cisco and the Circular Economy
By repairing our products, we reuse components, reduce waste, and save raw material. We embrace a circular economy strategy. Click here to download Cisco Services Repair and the Circular Economy. Click here to learn more about how Cisco takes care...
Feb 21, 2018 8:35 AM ET
Cisco Announces New Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals
In FY17, which ended in July, we completed and met our latest greenhouse gas (GHG) Scope 1 and 2 reduction goal. To recap, Cisco’s past Scope 1 and 2 reduction goals include: June 2008: Five-year EPA Climate Leaders commitment to reduce all Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions worldwide by 25% absolute by CY12 (CY07 baseline). Status: goal met in FY12. February 2013: Five-...
Sep 8, 2017 8:35 AM ET
Three Ways to Make Virtual Connections Count for Business and the Planet
Authors: Paul Dickinson, Executive Chair, CDP Heidi Rhodes, Workforce Experience Specialist, Digital Transformation Group, Cisco Darrel Stickler, Global Environment Lead, Corporate Affairs, Cisco
Apr 26, 2017 8:55 AM ET
Cisco Opens New Solar Facility to Power San Jose Campus
Today, I attended the opening of Cisco’s new solar energy facility in Blythe, California. This facility, built by NRG Energy, Inc., will generate renewable power for use at our San Jose headquarters. Though we have already installed approximately 2.7 megawatts of solar...
Apr 25, 2017 8:25 AM ET
We Can All Be Champions for Environmental Sustainability
I’m a champion for environmental sustainability. As a member of Cisco’s Corporate Affairs team, I’m constantly looking for ways to be a global problem solver and positively impact people, society, and especially the planet. From employee initiatives like reducing paper cup usage to cross-functional teams like ...
Apr 19, 2017 12:25 PM ET