Airtel moves 40,000 network sites to green technology

By: GizBot Bureau

    Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced the migration of 40,000 of its network sites across India to green technology.

    Airtel moves 40,000 network sites to green technology

    Airtel said, in a statement, that its network transformation programme "Project Leap" is now focusing heavily on a series of fresh initiatives towards a greener environment and building sustainable network for the future, and under the project, it will establish a world-class and future-ready network, while bringing down its carbon footprint emission by 70 percent by 2018.

    SEE ALSO: Top 5 Price comparison site to help save money this Valentine's Day

    "We are committed to bringing down the carbon emission by 70 percent and are taking all measures including bringing in state-of-art technology and partnering with the best globally," said the firm's MD and CEO (India & South Asia) Gopal Vittal.

    "We plan to adopt solar and new battery technologies in a big way and double our Green network sites by 2020. With a strategic focus on creating a green network, we remain committed to learning from the telecom industry's best practices from across the globe," he added.

    Source IANS

    Read More About: airtel telecom network technology news

    Stay updated with latest technology news & gadget reviews - Gizbot

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more