Atos named on CDP ‘A List’ for leading effort against climate change

Paris, December ten, 2020

Atos nowadays announced that it has been recommended for its actions to tackle world-wide warming by world-wide non-profit organization CDP, one particular of the funding customers of the Science Centered Targets initiative, which drives companies and governments to minimize their greenhouse gasoline emissions. Atos has accomplished a put on CDP’s prestigious ‘A List’ for climate change for the seventh time, based on the Group’s climate reporting in 2020. Atos is among the the major 5{5f1a26c78b28d929d9f27dbb969c4a714b2b0100827b4d18c2e7d82d75f494e2} of 5,800+ companies scored around the world, representing half of the world-wide marketplace capitalization.

Atos was recognized for its actions to mitigate climate threat and to accelerate the transition in direction of a decarbonized economy, targeted on lowering the carbon footprint of its business things to do and embarking its ecosystem of clients, associates and suppliers on this journey.

“The 5th anniversary of the Paris Local weather Settlement, getting put this week, reminds us of the urgency of getting action to steer clear of world-wide warming beyond the 1.5°C goal. Atos dedicated to web-zero carbon emissions by 2035 and we are on observe,” stated Philippe Mareine, Main Digital & Transformation Officer, Head of CSR at Atos. “CDP’s recognition and our rank in the ‘A-list’ reflect our impactful actions to minimize our environmental footprint and have interaction our ecosystem in a virtuous circle of decarbonization,” he added.

As chief in safe and decarbonized electronic, Atos strengthened its environmental system in 2020 by committing to lessen by half its world-wide carbon emissions (scopes 1,2 and three in totality) in the up coming ten several years and achieve web-zero carbon emissions by 2035, a date which  is  15  years  ahead  of the  ambitious  aim of the  UN  Paris  Agreement  on Climate  Improve to  limit the global  warming of the planet to 1.5°C in comparison to pre-industrial concentrations (web-zero by 2050). Some of Atos’ substantial achievements include things like:

  • Decreasing its operational carbon intensity (tons CO2 / M€ ER[1]) down to 21 tCO2 / M€ ER (2019) and hence accomplishing the very first milestone of the SBTi 2oC ten several years in progress
  • Reaching carbon neutrality for the emissions under its handle since 2018
  • Minimizing the strength usage of our datacenters by 27{5f1a26c78b28d929d9f27dbb969c4a714b2b0100827b4d18c2e7d82d75f494e2} since 2015
  • Attaining the ISO 14001 certification in 89{5f1a26c78b28d929d9f27dbb969c4a714b2b0100827b4d18c2e7d82d75f494e2} of our key web-sites (workplaces and details centers)
  • Introducing in 2020 an interior carbon pricing (80 € / tons CO2) to travel business selections in direction of decarbonization
  • Introducing binding contractual Decarbonization Stage Agreements (DLAs) for its clients
  • Major the European supercomputing marketplace by creating the most ability productive product line of supercomputers in the entire world, BullSequana X. Additionally, Atos developed the #1 strength-productive device in the Prime one hundred biggest supercomputers in the entire world, owned by the Jülich Supercomputing Centre in Germany
  • Engaging its suppliers and associates by way of ambitious decarbonization development designs to halve its Scope three emissions by fifty{5f1a26c78b28d929d9f27dbb969c4a714b2b0100827b4d18c2e7d82d75f494e2} by 2030 (2019 base line)
  • Reinforcing its decarbonization abilities by way of EcoAct acquisition and specialized startups (Tier One particular, Greenspector, Prepare A) in its Scaler system.

Atos was among the signatories of the  “Business  Ambition  for  1.5°C” pledge, released in mid-2015 in the run-up to the Paris Local weather Improve Meeting. Atos has, among the other rankings, topped the DJSI index in its industry since 2018 and was awarded “Platinum” by EcoVadis in 2020.

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CDP Methodology

A in depth and unbiased methodology is utilized by CDP to evaluate these companies, allocating a score of A to D based on the comprehensiveness of disclosure, consciousness and administration of environmental hazards and demonstration of finest methods connected with environmental management, this sort of as setting ambitious and meaningful targets. Individuals that really don’t disclose or provided inadequate info are marked with an F.

The complete listing of companies that designed this year’s CDP A Checklist is obtainable below, along with other publicly obtainable firm scores: https://www.cdp.web/en/companies/companies-scores

About Atos

Atos is a world-wide chief in electronic transformation with 110,000 workforce in 73 nations and once-a-year profits of € twelve billion. European variety one particular in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Significant-Functionality Computing, the Team gives stop-to-stop Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Facts, Business enterprise Programs and Digital Workplace remedies. The Team is the All over the world Details Know-how Spouse for the Olympic & Paralympic Video games and operates under the manufacturers Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), outlined on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The objective of Atos is to assist design and style the foreseeable future of the info area. Its abilities and expert services aid the advancement of understanding, education and learning and research in a multicultural solution and contribute to the advancement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the entire world, the Team allows its clients and workforce, and customers of societies at substantial to stay, function and develop sustainably, in a safe and safe info area.

Push get hold of: Marion Delmas | [email protected] | +33 6 37 63 ninety one 99

[1] Exterior profits