New Delhi: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, released its 2018 Sustainability Report on 12 Jul.
According to the report, Huawei has managed to reduce the power consumption per 5G site to 20% less than the industry average. This has been made possible by the new Huawei chipsets, system software, professional services, and advanced hardware and heat dissipation technologies. These innovative technologies have made Huawei’s 5G more energy-efficient.
The report, published for the 11th year in a row, explains the company’s sustainability graph revolves around digital inclusion, security and trustworthiness environmental protection, and a healthy and harmonious ecosystem.
Huawei wants to make digital services more affordable and equally accessible to all. Over the past year, the company has been working to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), build a sustainable and more inclusive ecosystem with its industry partners, and execute its sustainability strategies.
As a part of Huawei’s sustainable development initiatives, the company’s primary focus is on environmental protection.
“Energy efficiency has become a major consideration for future communications networks. We have to use less energy to transmit more data and reduce the overall energy consumption of power systems. ICT can help,”, said Liang Hua, Chairman, Huawei.
Huawei has expanded its strategy of bridging the digital divide into a digital inclusion strategy.
“We want to bring the benefits of digital technology to every person, home, and organization. To this end, we have launched a global digital inclusion initiative called TECH4ALL. We are currently providing communications services to over three billion people around the world, and are committed to supporting secure network operations worldwide”, said Kevin Tao, Board Member and Chairman of Sustainable Development Committee, Huawei.
Building on connectivity, the company is now also paying more attention to applications and skills. The company is also supporting stable and secure network operations.