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Vodafone targets net zero carbon emissions by 2040

Vodafone announced it has committed to reducing the company’s total global carbon emissions to “net zero” by 2040, which cut 10 years off of its original deadline.

As part of the Paris Agreement, Vodafone also confirmed that its 2030 carbon reduction targets were approved by the Science Based Targets initiative.

By 2030, Vodafone said it would eliminate all carbon emissions from its own activities and from energy it purchases and uses. Vodafone also pledged that by 2030 it would cut carbon emissions in half across joint ventures, all supply chain purchases, the use of products it has sold and business travel.

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