According to a report from McKinsey & Co., enterprise technology emits about 350 to 400 megatons of carbon dioxide emissions each year, representing about 1% of total global greenhouse gas emissions. Within that statistic, the retail industry alone represents around 15 to 20 megatons of CO2.
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Brands largely recognize that they are responsible for a sizable digital footprint, and many are taking steps to reduce it. A separate McKinsey & Co. report found that more than 65 global retailers have set science-based goals to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions, up from just a handful back in 2016.