Wayne Balta

IBM’s Next Generation Goals for Renewable Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

IBM has a long history of taking action to reduce its environmental impacts and has delivered significant energy conservation results and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions for nearly three decades. Building upon the company’s early and sustained record in addressing climate change, we recently announced IBM’s fourth-generation GHG emissions reduction goal and a second-generation renewable […]

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Contributing Towards the Achievement of the UN SDGs

In 2015, the United Nations (UN) adopted a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aimed at building a sustainable and inclusive world by the year 2030. These goals were unanimously committed to by 193 nations. In response, governments, businesses, civil society and the UN are mobilizing and working together to contribute towards the achievement […]

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Environmental Commitment, Action and Results

IBM has released its 28th annual Corporate Environmental Report. We believe that corporate environmental leadership and responsibility is an imperative that requires a sustained focus on actions and results. Our latest Environmental Report details our actions and results from 2017, and includes details on our accomplishments related to energy conservation and climate protection, materials conservation […]

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Celebrating Three Decades of IBM Leadership on Climate Change

In March 2018, IBM was awarded its sixth Climate Leadership Award in the program’s seven-year history – the first and only company to achieve such a distinction. At the 2018 Climate Leadership Conference – hosted by The Climate Registry, the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, and the Bloomberg Philanthropies – IBM Vice President for […]

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Why IBM Leads in the Fight Against Climate Change

Today IBM was awarded a 2017 Climate Leadership Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and The Climate Registry. This is the second time we’ve won this award in the Organizational Leadership category, and the fifth time we’ve won a Climate Leadership Award in the Award’s six-year history […]

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IBM Recognized As “Early Leader” in CO2 Emissions Reduction Goals

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) recently recognized IBM as an early leader in setting greenhouse gas emission reduction goals. In its new report Corporations: Unlikely Heroes in America’s Quest for Climate Action, WWF describes how companies like IBM know they can save money by becoming more efficient, securing less-expensive renewable energy, and reducing market volatility […]

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