Intel and the Environment
We aspire to be a global leader in sustainability and enable partners and customers to reduce their environmental and climate impacts through our actions. Our environmental projects and company-wide targets are driving reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, energy use, water use, and waste generation around the world.
Learn more about our operational sustainability goals below.
Our 2030 Goals
Achieve net positive water use—by conserving 60 billion gallons of water and funding external water restoration projects
Achieve 100% renewable energy use across our global manufacturing operations and conserve 4 billion kWh of energy
Drive a 10% reduction in our absolute Scope 1 and 2 carbon emissions as we grow, informed by climate science
Achieve zero total waste to landfill and implement circular economy strategies for 60% of our manufacturing waste streams in collaboration with our suppliers
Our Commitment to Transparency
We are committed to transparency and proactive outreach within our local communities. We post data on our energy consumption, water use, and more for Intel sites around the world.
Every year, we release our Corporate Responsibility Report, which details progress on our long-term focus to advance transparency, set ambitious goals and integrate corporate responsibility across all aspects of our business.