Cisco Impact Area | Environmental Sustainability

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.

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Energy Efficiency of Cisco Products
The following is an excerpt from the 2019 CSR report. Improving product energy efficiency is more than just a regulatory requirement for Cisco. It’s an opportunity for us to help customers save on energy costs, lower GHG emissions, and reduce global energy demand. It also makes our products...
Jun 22, 2020 3:00 PM ET
Research Triangle Park: Update on Our Environmental Progress
The following is an excerpt from the 2019 CSR report. In 2018, we announced goals to achieve 100 percent renewable energy, water neutrality, and zero waste by FY20 at Cisco’s campus in Research Triangle Park (RTP), North Carolina. The campus’s proximity to leading research universities makes...
Mar 24, 2020 3:05 PM ET
Stepping Up Our Work on Circularity
The circular economy is a natural extension of Cisco’s own business transformation. As a company, we are moving from product upgrade cycles to recurring cloud computing and a software-subscription model. With this same mindset, we aim to harness technology to limit the unintended consequences of one-way consumption. Cisco is accelerating the adoption of circularity with the goal of...
Mar 4, 2020 12:00 PM ET
The World’s Most Sustainable Companies Revealed
They may not have the glitz and glamour of the Oscars or the Golden Globes, but two significant corporate sustainability award rankings were released this week, and Cisco was recognized in both. First, Barron’s released its annual ranking of the 100 Most...
Feb 12, 2020 3:30 PM ET
Corporate Knights and CDP Announce Global Sustainability Leaders
Last week, both CDP and Corporate Knights announced the results of their 2020 assessment of thousands of global companies in the areas of climate change (CDP) and the broader topic of sustainability (Corporate Knights). At the 2020 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos Switzerland Corporate Knights released their 2020 ...
Jan 27, 2020 12:00 PM ET