Sustainability

Sustainability image - fern at Amazon Spheres
Amazon Spheres - photo of fern
Photo by JORDAN STEAD

Amazon invests in green startups to support the development of sustainability technologies

The Climate Pledge Fund is dedicated to investing $2 billion in visionary companies across the world and across multiple industries. Recipients are creating decarbonizing technologies that will help Amazon and other companies reach net zero carbon by 2040.

AWS

Amazon’s first operational wind farm in Europe delivers clean energy to Sweden

Project in Bäckhammar is part of company’s Climate Pledge commitment to run its operations on 100% renewable energy by 2025 and be net zero carbon by 2040.

Mercedes-Benz Joins The Climate Pledge and Delivers More Than 1,800 Electric Vehicles to Amazon’s Delivery Fleet in Europe

The electric vehicles from this order will begin making deliveries to customers in 2020, helping to save thousands of metric tons of carbon. The Climate Pledge, co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism, is a commitment to reach net zero carbon by 2040—ten years ahead of the Paris Agreement

The Climate Pledge and We Mean Business partner to reduce carbon emissions worldwide

Amazon's partnership establishes the largest effort to date to mobilise the private sector to reach net zero carbon by 2040, 10 years ahead of the Paris Agreement.

We are all in on The Climate Pledge: net zero carbon by 2040

Climate change is accelerating, and so are we—in our mission to help slow the crisis.

Three global companies join The Climate Pledge co-founded by Amazon

The Climate Pledge, co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism, is a commitment to reach net zero carbon by 2040.

AWS

How is cloud technology helping to save the Tasmanian devil?

Researchers at the University of Sydney are using Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate vital genomics research for a range of threatened species.

Our progress on The Climate Pledge

Since co-founding The Climate Pledge last year, we’ve made new investments in renewable energy around the world, revealed new electric vehicle designs, and announced our first Right Now Climate Fund project with The Nature Conservancy.

AWS

Christiana Figueres: The future we choose

Why it’s not too late to survive the climate crisis.

Driving design to combat climate change

Delivery associates helped design Amazon’s new fleet of electric delivery vehicles with safety and sustainability in mind.
Next Page
Out for Delivery
Quick news and rich insights from inside Amazon, delivered directly to your inbox every few weeks.
Protected by reCAPTCHA. The Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
We use cookies to enhance your visit to our site. Find out more
Accept & Close