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Kcom warns public sector organisations to ignore carbon footprint at their peril

Kcom, part of the KCOM Group and provider of managed communications services is urging public sector organisations to review their carbon footprint and take appropriate measures to ensure that they are on track to achieve their carbon emissions reduction target in line with the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme.

STL staff cycle to cut a kilo of CO2

Green minded STL Communications staff cycled, walked or car shared to work on June 4th to mark World Environment Day, while others recycled cans, bottles and planted a tree. STL was supporting The Carbon Neutral Company's Cut a kilo of CO2 day.

STL Communications advances green strategy

STL Communications has advanced its green ethos by joining Co-Caa, the Carbon Offset and Climate Awareness Association.

STL's GreenMinutes is a carbon neutral initiative that enables customers to offset their carbon phoneprint and to work smarter using a range of free eco features.

Comtek scoops Green Business Award

Comtek, a pan-European provider of ICT repair services, has been awarded °Green Business of the Year at the Fast Growth Business Awards 2010.

Recognised for its efforts to combat the throwaway culture within information and communications technology, which creates huge quantities of e-waste each year, Comtek was presented with the award at London°'s Marriot Hotel, Mayfair, 14th April.

BT achieves first WWF award for cutting one in five flights

BT has become the first company to successfully cut 20 per cent of its business flights as part of WWF's One in Five Challenge, a programme that helps companies to reduce their reliance on flying, in favour of lower carbon alternatives.

Chess maintains international standard for environmental management

Chess Telecom has maintained it's accreditation to ISO 14001, the international standard for Environmental Management for the third year running, thanks in great part to the company's Green Team.

Bosses lag behind on green travel behaviour

According to a new global study, organisations are sticking with their commitment to greener travel, despite the recession, but bosses are felt to be setting a poor example in their own travel choices.

Green powers back onto the agenda

Next month, the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen will create many hundreds of column inches about sustainability issues, reports Adam Oxford. Telecoms may not make the mainstream headlines as part of the discussions, but it will certainly feature in the debate.

Gamma's GreenMinutes tick sales boxes

Gamma Telecom's Carbon-Neutral GreenMinutes initiative, launched early this year, continues to help partners close deals, reiterated Justin Coombes, Marketing Manager at Gamma.

Excel Telecom Group shows green credentials

Excel Telecom Group has expanded into new carbon-neutral premises and is also offering ‘green minutes' to its customers. In a bid to make its operations more environmentally-friendly as it grows, the company moved from offices in Wetherby into the Carlshead Business Centre near Harrogate.

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Choice, not all or nothing, will drive hosted voice

Nimans has prepared the ground for a channel campaign based on its hosted voice service GreenSky which unites capex and opex revenue models and removes price barriers to cloud adoption.

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