"By 2030, Apple's entire business will be carbon neutral — from supply chain to the power you use in every device we make," Apple CEO
tweeted on Tuesday. "The planet we share can't wait, and we want to be a ripple in the pond that creates a much larger change."
maker laid out a 10-year plan focused on a handful of key areas, including low carbon product design, expanding energy efficiency, renewable energy, process and material innovations and carbon removal. Apple said it plans to reduce emissions by 75% by 2030, while using "developing innovative carbon removal solutions" to take care of the remaining 25% of its carbon footprint.
Apple said its corporate operations around the world are already carbon neutral, but the new commitment will mean "every Apple device sold will have net zero climate impact" by 2030.