Sustainability starts with commitment
Lenovo is leading the way to a more sustainable future. We are committed to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with science-based targets validated through the Science Based Targets initiative’s (SBTi) Net-Zero Standard.
We’re sharing that commitment with our customers through innovative sustainability solutions that can help reduce emissions and waste while conserving our planet’s limited resources.
We invite you to learn more about our overall approach to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) solutions.
A trusted partner around the globe
We’re partnering with customers across multiple industries to reduce the environmental impact of their technology with trusted hardware, software, and service solutions.
One of the great things about our partnership is the sustainability initiative. F1 utilizes Lenovo’s Asset Recovery Service to give hardware a second life with users who will make the most of it, while being recycled responsibly.
This leading financial services company in Germany trusted Lenovo to help reduce the environmental impact of its packaging by 87% and the CO2 emissions of the shipping process by 94%.
See how DreamWorks Animation is bringing bigger, bolder ideas to life with Lenovo Neptune™ and High-Performance Computing solutions. Lenovo helped increase computing capabilities by 20% while reducing cooling costs.
This global media, services, and education company chose Lenovo’s CO2 Offset Services as part of its goal of being climate-neutral by 2030. So far, they’ve successfully offset around 38,000 metric tons of carbon emissions — and counting.
The high-density Lenovo ThinkSystem servers at the heart of a sustainable HPC center in northern Iceland are powered by 100% renewable energy, allowing the center to provide cost-effective, carbon-neutral hosting of compute-intensive workloads.
Lenovo TruScale gave this Peru-based business outsourcing company the flexibility to scale its infrastructure seamlessly to meet changing business requirements without the risk of over-provisioning.
Choosing sustainably, procuring responsibly.
Lenovo makes it easy to improve sustainability at every step as you acquire, use, and return the technology you need to move your business forward.
Lenovo is making the industry’s broadest portfolio of technology solutions more sustainable. For example, 100% of our ThinkPad and ThinkCentre devices are ENERGY STAR® certified.
We are proud to use plastic-free packaging and packaging made from rapidly renewable bamboo sugarcane on a growing number of products, while our bulk packaging services help reduce waste and control transit costs.
This article and checklist provide practical tips on ways to improve sustainability throughout the technology lifecycle as you buy, use, and return devices and servers.
Discover a three-part strategy to help your organization adopt a more circular approach to technology, which can reduce costs, emissions, and e-waste.
The future is circular
Today, 89% of organizations recycle less than 10% of their IT hardware.1
We can help you support a more circular economy through responsible end-of-life IT management and as a service solutions that eliminate over-provisioning.
Reuse, refurbish, recycle.
Lenovo Asset Recovery Services (ARS) is a one-stop solution that can help you responsibly and securely manage outdated technology. We keep resources circulating by reusing parts wherever possible, refurbishing devices, and recycling assets in an environmentally responsible way.
Right-size your IT with as a service
Lenovo TruScale Everything as a Service aligns technology with evolving demands. We manage provisioning, deployment, support, and returns when it’s time to refresh. And it’s all delivered through a convenient, predictable consumption model. This flexible, cost-efficient model scales with your needs so you’re never short on processing power and you’re not wasting resources on excess capacity.
Take smarter climate action to reduce your environmental impact
Up to 40% lower power consumption
Lenovo Neptune™ direct liquid cooling technology delivers 95% heat removal efficiency and up to 40% lower power consumption in a compact footprint that allows for higher density in the data center. Plus the waste heat can be used for other purposes.
Tangible ways to manage your carbon footprint
Lenovo CO2 Offset Services make it easy to offset the estimated carbon emissions associated with each Lenovo device across your current IT fleet or new purchases. CO2 compensation is based on emissions across an average lifecycle, covering manufacture, shipping, usage, and end of life.
Extend device life with premium warranty and support services.
Extend device refresh cycles with Lenovo Premier Support Plus, where predictive AI helps anticipate repairs beforehand and minimize costly downtime.
Reduced Carbon Transport
A solution to the paradox - get fast shipping and the benefit of lower environmental impact. By purchasing Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) credits, the Reduced Carbon Transport service gives you the benefit of CO2 emissions reduction associated with your IT purchase.
A discussion on the journey to sustainability
Across the world, sustainability is now part of the executive suite’s decision-making process. Today, adopting sustainable business practices and IT efficiencies can work hand in hand by integrating best practices into operations. In this on-demand webinar, Lenovo sits down with industry thought leaders from Intel and Microsoft to talk about the issues IT decision-makers need to consider going forward.
1 Capgemini Research Institute, “Sustainable IT,” January 2023