Posts in sustainability

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How to recycle your old smartphone

By Microsoft Devices Team

Wednesday is the 45th anniversary of Earth Here are tips on how to responsibly dispose of your retired Lumia Did you know that your Lumia phone is 100-percent recyclable? Earth Day is an annual reminder to be more environmentally responsible… Read more

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Reduce your carbon footprint with Lumia

By Microsoft Devices Team

The battery sense feature present in your Lumia is impressive, but have you wondered why it’s there in the first place? You’ll be happy to know that your Lumia smartphone not only contributes to improving energy efficiency but it’s also… Read more

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Earth hour: how Nokia is redefining sustainability

By Microsoft Devices Team

At on Saturday 29th March, the lights will go out around the Earth Hour started six years ago and has morphed into the world’s most unified message for raising energy and climate-change In light of this (no pun intended), we’ve… Read more

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Nokia is a top-ten eco-hero

By Microsoft Devices Team

Nokia has been recognised as one of the world’s ‘Best Global Green Brands’ in the 2013 report compiled by The company is the leading mobile phone manufacturer in the Taking ninth position among the world’s 50 leading brands, Nokia is… Read more

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Sunny outlook for portable power

By Microsoft Devices Team

It’s easy to take mobile phones for granted, but millions of people around the world don’t even have the luxury of mains electricity at With energy at a premium, a cross-disciplinary team at Nokia has developed a new pilot project:… Read more

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Nokia’s sustainability excellence recognised

By Microsoft Devices Team

If the planet is going to combat climate change, then everyone will need to play a significant part: Individuals, governments and, yes, businesses as Nokia definitely takes its sustainability responsibilities very seriously, but don’t just take our word for Nokia… Read more

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Nokia Data Gathering: A mobile tool with social impact

By Microsoft Devices Team

If you are looking for an example of how mobile technology is being used to make a positive impact on society, look no further than Nokia Data Many organisations, such charities and NGOs, are dependent upon the collection and analysis… Read more

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Energy Benchmarking Laws

By Microsoft Devices Team

A rising number of major cities are passing sunshine laws, or energy usage laws, that require their citizens to report on energy New York City, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Austin and Vancouver are among the international pioneers that are raising awareness for… Read more

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Change the world with the Do Good Hackathon

By Microsoft Devices Team

Ever felt like you had a really good idea for an app that could change people’s lives and make the world a better place? Perhaps the only thing stopping you from taking action was you didn’t know where to start,… Read more