In all of our data centers, we reduce emissions by improving energy efficiency and we use 100% renewable energy sources (hydropower). In LUMI datacenter, the waste heat will account for about 20 percent of the district heating in Kajaani and will reduce the entire city's carbon footprint.
We uphold high standards for ethical business. We strengthen digitalization in education and support universities' Digivision 2030. By providing resources and support to the academia we promote climate change, environmental and fusion energy research.
We offer data management services to researchers to maximize the value of data and promote open data, data reuse and FAIR principles. We take care of digital preservation of research and culture data.
At CSC, our work on sustainable development is centered around four main themes: Climate actions, Prospering customers, Ethical business and Empowered employees.
Four main themes
The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development aims to eradicate extreme poverty and achieve sustainable development that takes equal account of the environment, the economy and people. The 2030 Agenda has 17 goals, 10 of which directly concern the CSC.