One year on: Microsoft updates on carbon removal ambitions

Cecilia Keating
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New investment in direct air capture firm Climeworks just one milestone since landmark pledge to tackle tech giant's historic emissions

On the anniversary of its pledge to become a 'carbon negative' company, Microsoft has provided a snapshot of its decarbonisation progress to date, revealing it curbed its absolute emissions by six per...

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