Play green, Ubisoft's commitment to global carbon neutrality
Limiting global warming to 1.5°C is a global challenge that everyone in society can achieve by working together to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. As a company, we have our part to play.
At Ubisoft, we are committed to making our own active contribution to global carbon neutrality. In September 2020, we implemented a long-term commitment called Play Green to act on two key priorities:
2021 CARBON FOOTPRINT BY CATEGORY
Reporting of our emissions is based on guidance from the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol, with a market-based method. This reporting is certified by an external auditor and declared to the French Agency for Ecological Transition (ADEME) and to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP).
Our action plan
Reducing our environmental impact is a huge and complex challenge that requires collective thinking. So at Ubisoft, we’ve put together a global action plan drawing on expertise across a broad spectrum of specialties.
New travel policy and development of remote collaborative working solutions
Optimizing on-site power consumption, ensuring environmentally sustainable teleworking
Acquiring repurposed servers, using more recycled heat, reducing data retention times
Target : 100% electricity from renewable sources
Team member awareness information, training and onboarding
Target : zero single-use plastic, overall reduction in all types of waste, optimized recycling
Extending hardware life cycles, systematic hardware reuse and recycling, more energy-efficient workstations
A responsible purchasing policy binding on our suppliers
Digitalization of games
Using games to encourage a positive commitment to environmental protection
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