Environmental Responsibility

The “Environmental Responsibility” chapter covers two material topics: decarbonization and material efficiency and circularity .

United Internet aims to contribute to climate protection by using resources efficiently.

United   Internet is aware of the impact that its business model has on the climate. It aims to conserve energy and resources, to improve continuously, and to help protect the environment and the climate in everything from green logistics through to the highly efficient operations of its own data centers. Decarbonization is United Internet’s largest lever when it comes to helping protect the climate despite the energy consumed by its telecommunications services. The Company is focusing on decarbonizing its network infrastructure and data centers so as to meet its environmental responsibility. United   Internet works ceaselessly to design its processes and products to be environmentally friendly and to conserve resources. It uses materials efficiently and makes a contribution to the circular economy by promoting the circularity of the IT hardware that it uses itself and of its customers’ end-users devices.

Contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.