The IT and digital services giant is aiming for carbon neutrality for all of its rolling stock by 2024.
Atos is accelerating the energy transition of its company vehicle fleet. The company – presented as the European leader in cloud, cybersecurity and supercomputers – is giving itself three years to green its large fleet.
In a press release, Acts agrees to « replace all of its 5,500 vehicles with electric models by the end of 2024 “. An approach that should make it possible to “Reduce the carbon emissions of the global fleet by 50% in three years, in line with the ambition to achieve ‘net zero emissions’ by 2028”, is it still specified. At the same time, the company undertakes to increase its network of charging stations from 100 to 500 on its various sites and facilitate the installation of home charging stations of its employees.
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« Faced with the climate emergency, there is a collective responsibility to act now to reduce CO emissions2. Although the electric vehicle market is still young, the technology is mature enough to be used in corporate fleets thanks to the efforts of leading automakers like Ford and stars. We are proud to lead this change and to give our employees the means to do the same ”, comment Elie Girard, CEO of Atos.
The volume of vehicles to be renewed being significant, Atos intends to rely on a network of car manufacturers and suppliers. The company announces that it has selected the national manufacturers Renault and Stellantis (formerly Groupe PSA) in order to provide it with the expected clean vehicles.
“With its leadership position in the field of electric vehicles, the largest electric fleet in Europe and with a long experience in the service of its customers, the Renault Group is proud to support the Atos initiative ”, let it be known Luca de Meo, the CEO of Groupe Renault. “Stellantis already has one of the broadest lines of advanced low-emission vehicles, with over 30 electrified models available and fuel cell electric utility vehicles which will be introduced this fall. We are delighted that Atos has decided to choose Stellantis as the leading supplier of 100% electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. We look forward to supporting our client with clean, safe and affordable mobility solutions ”, welcomes Carlos Tavares, the managing director of Stellantis.