NEWSWEEK Green Score: 71.1%
Environmental Impact: 67.5%
Environmental Management: 70.3%
Transparency & Disclosure: 91.5%
Ericsson is a board member of the Global e-Sustainability Initiative and has set a goal to help reduce global emissions by 15 percent by 2020. The most significant emissions come from shipping and distribution of products, so the company hopes to ship 70 percent of its products by surface transport in 2011.The company also plans to increase its use of green energy. It currently holds a 60 percent share of Green Electrical Power in Europe.