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

Paris, December ten, 2020

Atos right now declared that it has been counseled for its steps to tackle world wide warming by world wide non-financial gain firm CDP, one of the funding customers of the Science Based mostly Targets initiative, which drives businesses and governments to reduce their greenhouse gasoline emissions. Atos has attained a spot on CDP’s prestigious ‘A List’ for weather change for the 7th time, dependent on the Group’s weather reporting in 2020. Atos is between the top five% of five,800+ businesses scored throughout the world, representing 50 % of the world wide current market capitalization.

Atos was acknowledged for its steps to mitigate weather possibility and to accelerate the transition to a decarbonized financial system, concentrated on lowering the carbon footprint of its enterprise pursuits and embarking its ecosystem of purchasers, partners and suppliers on this journey.

“The fiveth anniversary of the Paris Weather Arrangement, having spot this week, reminds us of the urgency of having action to stay away from world wide warming beyond the one.5°C concentrate on. Atos dedicated to internet-zero carbon emissions by 2035 and we are on observe,” claimed Philippe Mareine, Chief Electronic & Transformation Officer, Head of CSR at Atos. “CDP’s recognition and our rank in the ‘A-list’ replicate our impactful steps to reduce our environmental footprint and engage our ecosystem in a virtuous circle of decarbonization,” he extra.

As leader in safe and decarbonized electronic, Atos strengthened its environmental tactic in 2020 by committing to lessen by 50 % its world wide carbon emissions (scopes one,two and three in totality) in the next ten a long time and obtain internet-zero carbon emissions by 2035, a date which  is  15  years  ahead  of the  ambitious  purpose of the  UN  Paris  Agreement  on Climate  Change to  limit the global  warming of the earth to one.5°C when compared to pre-industrial degrees (internet-zero by 2050). Some of Atos’ substantial achievements include things like:

  • Reducing its operational carbon depth (tons CO2 / M€ ER[one]) down to 21 tCO2 / M€ ER (2019) and for that reason reaching the initial milestone of the SBTi twooC ten a long time in advance
  • Reaching carbon neutrality for the emissions less than its command because 2018
  • Reducing the power usage of our datacenters by 27% because 2015
  • Achieving the ISO 14001 certification in 89% of our most important sites (offices and details facilities)
  • Introducing in 2020 an internal carbon pricing (eighty € / tons CO2) to push enterprise choices to decarbonization
  • Introducing binding contractual Decarbonization Stage Agreements (DLAs) for its buyers
  • Main the European supercomputing current market by acquiring the most power successful product line of supercomputers in the earth, BullSequana X. Furthermore, Atos developed the #one power-successful equipment in the Leading one hundred biggest supercomputers in the earth, owned by the Jülich Supercomputing Centre in Germany
  • Engaging its suppliers and partners by ambitious decarbonization development designs to halve its Scope three emissions by fifty% by 2030 (2019 base line)
  • Reinforcing its decarbonization abilities by EcoAct acquisition and specialised startups (Tier One particular, Greenspector, Strategy A) in its Scaler application.

Atos was amongst the signatories of the  “Business  Ambition  for  one.5°C” pledge, launched in mid-2015 in the operate-up to the Paris Weather Change Convention. Atos has, between other rankings, topped the DJSI index in its field because 2018 and was awarded “Platinum” by EcoVadis in 2020.

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CDP Methodology

A specific and impartial methodology is applied by CDP to assess these businesses, allocating a score of A to D dependent on the comprehensiveness of disclosure, recognition and administration of environmental hazards and demonstration of most effective practices associated with environmental leadership, this kind of as environment ambitious and significant targets. All those that do not disclose or offered inadequate details are marked with an F.

The total list of businesses that manufactured this year’s CDP A Listing is out there right here, alongside with other publicly out there corporation scores: https://www.cdp.internet/en/businesses/businesses-scores

About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in electronic transformation with one hundred ten,000 personnel in seventy three nations and once-a-year profits of € 12 billion. European selection one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Substantial-Overall performance Computing, the Team offers end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Data, Enterprise Purposes and Electronic Place of work solutions. The Team is the Throughout the world Information and facts Technological innovation Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Online games and operates less than the makes Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), stated on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The intent of Atos is to help style the potential of the details area. Its abilities and products and services assistance the improvement of expertise, education and research in a multicultural solution and lead to the improvement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the earth, the Team enables its buyers and personnel, and customers of societies at big to live, operate and develop sustainably, in a risk-free and safe details area.

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