Google commits to sustainability and erasing its carbon footprint

Sep 15, 2020

Tech giant Google will develop tools to help datacentre managers measure and reduce the company’s carbon footprint By Cliff Saran, Managing Editor Published: 14 Sep 2020 16:15 Following on from Microsoft’s decision to undo its carbon footprint, Google CEO Sundar Pichai has announced the company’s sustainability commitments. Pichai said the company will be eliminating its… […]

U.S. commits $1.2 billion to AstraZeneca production of Oxford coronavirus vaccine

May 21, 2020

Washington — As countries race to secure an effective vaccine for the coronavirus, the Trump administration announced it is partnering with drugmaker AstraZeneca for at least 300 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine developed by the University of Oxford and committing up to $1.2 billion to the effort. President Trump has sought to expedite the… […]

Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to fight climate change

Feb 17, 2020

Today, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that he would be committing $10 billion to fight climate change through a new fund called the Bezos Earth Fund. He announced new fund in a post on Instagram. Amazon confirmed the existence of the fund to The Verge: Bezos said that the money will be used to help… […]