NTT DATA Group has strived to reduce the environmental impact of its IT systems and business activities. NTT DATA has formulated "NTT DATA Carbon Neutral Vision 2050", addressing climate change issues that have become increasingly serious in recent years.
Information technology has brought many innovations to our lives. In this sence responding to climate change, the use of information technology is essential.
"Green Innovation of IT" promotes our own efforts to make carbon neutral.
"Green Innovation by IT" aims to contribute to the realization of carbon neutrality for clients and society as a whole, and enhances our company's ability to respond to climate change (resilience) in the event of abnormal weather, by utilizing digital technologies and collaborating with clients.
Through these two "Green Innovation", we aim to realize new society in response to climate change.
Based on our unweaving commitment to "create a better society through information technology," we will aim to tackle climate change issues with advanced technologies.
Representative Director and Senior Executive Vice President
Green Action Committee
NTT DATA sets up a Green Action Committee to promote company-wide efforts to tackle environmental actions. This committee oversees the activities of each business division and enhance environmental and social impacts through our services.
Green innovation of IT
Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions across the supply chain of NTT DATA
Green innovation by IT
Contributing to greening of society by provision of IT services to clients
Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions of NTT DATA and greening of clients and society by IT
NTT DATA has set the NTT DATA Carbon Neutral Vision 2050 aiming to achieve net zero carbon emissions of NTT DATA and carbon neutral society.
NTT DATA Carbon-neutral Vision 2050
To realize carbon-neutral society by 2050, NTT DATA promotes Green Innovation to reduce greenhouse gas enissions across its supply chain, while contributing to the greening of clients and society.
We commit to achieving carbon neutrality in Scope 1 and 2 by 2040, and net zero in Scope 1, 2, and 3 by 2050.
Evaluation from External Stakeholders
NTT DATA recognized with 'A' score for transparency on climate change
NTT DATA has been recognized for leadership in corporate transparency and performance on climate change by CDP, securing a place on its annual 'A List'. NTT DATA's actions toward transition to net zero carbon emissions have been introduced in the CDP's 'Story of Change' reports in 2021 and 2022 as a leading practice that may inspire and encourage other companies.
Reduce waste and create a society where the value of products and services continues to circulate
We are using finite resources and generating waste in our economic activities.
NTT DATA aims to realize a society that produces no waste and ensures that resources can be used and recycled sustainability. We promote circularity by our own corporate activities including recycling of used laptops and donating unneeded emergency rations, and provide solutions to clients with our capabilities on blockchain, AI and IoT.
Generate a sound global environment and contribute to people's well-being by conserving and recovering nature capital
We are losing our nature capital at a rapid pace due to socio-economic development associated with land-use changes, pollution, climate change, invation of non-native species, etc. To protect the nature capital and promote sustainable use of resources, we need to understand the relationship between socio-economic activities and nature, and take appropriate measures accordingly.
NTT DATA aims to realize a nature positive society by promoting nature conservation activities and provide solutions to clients with our digital technologies.
Parnerships and Alliances
We drive sustainability by partnerships with leading stakeholders.
June 2020 1.5℃ target verified by SBTi
March 2021 Endorsed TCFD recommendation
NTT DATA has positioned climate change measures as high material issues and agreed to secure transparency of its climate actions
May 2021 Joined Green Software Foundation
Joined as 6th core member of Green Software Foundation. Commits to accelerate greening of software.
February 2023 Joined TNFD Forum
Joined TNFD Forum aiming better transparancy on nature-related risks and opportunities
June 2022 Established ESTAINIUM
Established ESTAINIUM with 14 partners to develop open and secure platform for exchanging GHG emissions data
March 2021 Joined RACE TO ZERO Circle
Joined through Business Ambition for 1.5℃
March 2022 Accredited as CDP GOLD partner
Accredited as 20th company in consulting and software services
April 2022 Joined CDP supply chain membership
Became a 5th supply chain premium member in the world to accelerate net zero across the supply chain
March 2021 Declared Business Ambition for 1.5℃
Endorced SBT Business Ambition for 1.5℃
February 2023 Joined 30 by 30 Alliance
Joined to stop degradation of biodiversity and contribute to protect at least 30 percent of land and ocean areas
March 23, 2023
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March 13, 2023
Reports and Blogs
- Jun 2021
Sustainability Transformation in Healthcare and Education
- April 2022
- United Kingdom
Energy Data Modernisation targets sustainability goals
- April 2022
- United Kingdom
Smart places and sustainability: accelerating innovation to meet the climate emergency