Since we began over 40 years ago, Shields has and still is built on the fundamentals of reducing landfill waste within the telecoms industry. We do this by reusing, recycling, repairing or refurbishing equipment and testing it to the same standards as the OEM. Read on...
The Expansion of the Circular Economy
What is the circular economy and why is it important? Read on to find out about our circular economy model and how the EU is transforming many companies into a greener future, using circular economy strategies.
How Shields can help you achieve your Sustainable Development Goals
Achieving your Sustainable Development Goals can be tricky, especially in the current climate, but it's something we all need to be working towards. Find out how we're achieving our Sustainable Development Goals and helping other businesses reach their goals too....
4 Sustainable Reasons To Reuse Network Equipment
Is adopting reused network equipment harming the planet, as it is less energy efficient? A short answer to this question is ‘no’. Summary The criticality of reusing capital equipment in realising circular economy has been identified in several industrial...
Shields earns GOLD Sustainability Medal
We are pleased to announce we have recently achieved the EcoVadis Gold Medal, the world’s largest and most trusted sustainability ratings provider.
Shields MarketPlace drives ambitious SBTi commitments to limit global warming and climate change.
Shields is committed to further limiting its environmental and carbon impact by joining the Science Based Target initiative (SBTi).
The Importance of SOCIAL in ESG
From the perspective of telecommunication network operators, the societal/social aspect of their ESG strategies is likely to be based on broadband connectivity in both the developed and the developing world…
CEO Daniel Jones, discusses 89% carbon saving and Scope 3 reductions with MarketPlace
Daniel Jones, CEO of Shields discusses how MarketPlace is helping telecommunication network operators achieve an average carbon saving of 89% per asset; a large contribution in the reduction of scope 3 emissions.
Team work makes the dream work – our colleagues pull out all the stops to help deliver to Shields eco strategy & science based goals.
We take great pride in being able to help our clients minimise their impact on the environment, which is why Shields has set its own 1.5°C aligned science based 2030 targets. All our colleagues are working together to make our practices more sustainable with a renewed environmental (ESG) strategy.
Shields advances the telecom industry’s net-zero journey
Cloud-based inventory management platform, MarketPlace, brings carbon emission targets within reach