Kyivstar adds more network resilience in Ukraine

    The operator has announced new measure to addresses power blackouts with industrial-grade generator fleet

    Will AI boost Africa’s growth across agriculture, energy and climate change?

    Maybe. A new GSMA report identifies mobile-enabled edge as a key solution to overcoming critical infrastructure challenges 

    Business & Technology: a masterclass on the multi-faceted business of telecoms

    Mobile Europe's live, in-person event in central London was bursting with insights and inspiration; watch videos of all the sessions now

    Telefónica repurposes more than 19 million routers and set-top boxes

    The operator developed and runs the VICKY platform, based on blockchain technology, to trace kit more efficiently throughout its lifecycle – reuse is greener than recycling

    GSMA urges switch to circular supply chains to achieve net zero in 2050

    The mobile sector has a target of net zero for greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 – and to halve them by 2030 The mobile sector...

    Vodafone Czechia partners Mobil Pohotovost to improve handset trade-ins 

    Vodafone Flex users will get better trade-ins at the popular electronics retailer that specialises in selling mobile phones, tablets and other electronic devices

    Three UK and Ericsson improve energy efficiency by up to 70%

    They say this was achieved at selected sites while improving the network’s performance, reducing sites’ footprints and lowering CO2 emissions 

    Sweden ups the AI ante with €3bn input from Microsoft

    The cloudco intends to provide AI competence training to 2.4% of the population, reflecting the importance of AI in Sweden, and boost green credentials

    Ericsson, Telcaria collaborate to improve 5G’s energy efficiency

    Spain's Telcaria is part of the 5TONIC co-innovation lab – this new project will be overseen by a not-for-profit R&D institution and receive public funding

    Google planning $1.1bn data centre expansion in Finland 

    The hyperscaler wants to tap into more renewable energy and Finland seems happy to oblige

    French households don’t use a quarter of their devices 

    Despite this, only 13% of internet users thought that buying refurbished devices was a useful avenue for limiting ICT’s environmental footprint

    Orange, Telekom step up efforts to tackle scope 3 targets 

    Both operators increase initiatives for handset recycling as supply chain carbon footprints remain the biggest to overcome

    Building the telco edge

    Partner content: With the growing migration of data to the edge, telcos are facing new challenges in the race to net zero

    Boldyn completes acquisition of Cellnex’s private network unit

    Market research shows main growth in neutral host networks will be from industrial, rather than public space, deployments

    MWC: Orange Business and Cisco join forces to cut GHG emissions

    The two signed a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which they say is the first of its kind