UK TECH COMPANY BECOMES FIRST CARBON NEUTRAL SMART LOCKER PROVIDER
– Smart locker provider takes first step towards net zero by announcing that its company and products are carbon neutral –
LONDON, May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — UK-based Velocity Smart Technology has become the world’s first supplier of carbon-neutral smart lockers in what the company describes as a major industry milestone.
As climate change and other environmental issues take center stage and impact all areas of Human lives, Velocity smart technology takes the initiative to reduce your carbon footprintwhich has been calculated at 727 tCO2e since 2018.
By working in partnership with the decarbonization consulting firm Climate Partnerthey will continuously measure their carbon emissions and implement an ambitious carbon reduction and compensation plan.
In an effort to achieve net zero, Velocity Smart Technology has offset all unavoidable emissions by supporting a carbon offset project, making it a carbon neutral company with carbon neutral products. It has offset all the carbon emissions it has created as a business since its inception in 2018.
Speaking of the announcement, Anthony LamoureuxCEO of Velocity Smart Technology said“We are truly proud that Velocity Smart Technology is carbon neutral – with our products – as a company we have always challenged ourselves to do more for the world we live in and the future we leave behind. to our children. Manufacturing and shipping our devices around the world should not have a detrimental effect on our planet and we are proud to be the first in the industry to take this step forward.”
To offset carbon emissions, Velocity Smart Technology is supporting a carbon offset project by congo which is certified according to international standards.
Carbon offset projects compensate for unavoidable carbon emissions, for example through afforestation projects or the replacement of harmful technologies with climate-friendly alternatives.
Lamoureux added, “Achieving our carbon neutral certification is just the first step on the journey and our commitment to decarbonization. Stepping onto the scales has been difficult, but there is so much truth to the adage ‘you can’t control this. that you cannot measure”. It was an eye-opening exercise!
We chose to work with the Virunga Hydroelectric Project because we felt it was an incredible initiative that not only helped reduce fossil fuel use, but also helped the local community and wildlife – everything what is important to us. Velocity Smart Technology doesn’t just work for the present, we invest in the future.”
About Velocity Smart Technology
Velocity Smart Technology is designed from the ground up to provide the most effective smart locker and smart vending solution for enterprise IT that seamlessly integrates with existing services, which is why the technology was built on the ServiceNow platform.
Velocity Smart Technology is the world’s first fully integrated Smart Locker and Smart Vending solution from ServiceNow that finally delivers on its promise to save time and money and improve IT help desk.
Smart Collect™, Velocity Smart Locker™, Velocity Smart Vending™, are registered trademarks of Velocity Smart Technology Ltd. UK and/or other countries.
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