Meta details its latest efforts to combat climate change as COP26 starts | Engadget

Other environmentally conscious efforts include reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 97 percent in the last four years and supporting measures to remove carbon from the atmosphere. There's a keyword detection feature that Meta switches on during "critical public events" to help fact checkers find relevant content faster. The company hit net zero carbon emissions in 2020 and as of earlier this year, it's using 100 percent renewable energy. Meta (Facebook's parent company) has joined other major tech companies in making more climate change pledges as the UNs COP26 summit commences. The hub will also show national greenhouse gas emissions alongside countries' targets and commitments to perhaps make governments more accountable. The Green Boost for Small Businesses project will start this month in the UK and Spain, primarily centered on food producers, restaurants and the hospitality sector. Meta will broaden the program to Italy, France and other nations in 2022.Elsewhere, Meta says it's a founding member of the Sustainable Aviation Buyers Alliance.
Meta (Facebook's parent company ) has joined other major tech companies in making more climate change pledges as the UNs COP26 summit commences. Along with taking measures to reduce its own carbon… [+2567 chars]