ITU-T SUPP 38 SERIES L
Guidance for information and communication technology manufacturers on setting 1.5°C aligned targets compliant with Recommendation ITU-T L.1470
|Publication Date:||1 October 2020|
This Supplement supports information and communication technology (ICT) companies in setting science-based targets for greenhouse gases (GHGs) according to a set of new decarbonization pathways described in detail in [ITU-T L.1470] and aligned with [IPCC 1.5] and is intended for provision to the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) for use as a sectoral target-setting approach.
At the time of publication, this Supplement focuses exclusively on ICT manufacturers of networks, data centres and user devices, and supports them in setting science-based targets focusing on both their manufacturing processes and support activities.
NOTE 1 - The term "ICT manufacturers" refers to organizations that have the financial and organizational control of the design and production of ICT goods, including software providers.
NOTE 2 - Guidance for ICT network and datacentre operators have earlier been published as [SBT-I 2020b] and [ITU-T L-Suppl.37].