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Innovate with Purpose, Act for the Planet

Promise Now, and We'll Plant a Tree for You!

Join Promise for Greener Tech, where your green tech promise contributes directly to global reforestation.

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Our Impact

Here we don't just promise green technology; we deliver a promise for a better, more sustainable tomorrow.

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Why “Promise for Green Tech” is matters?

In the digital age, technology permeates every facet of our lives. Yet, its environmental impact is often overlooked. "Promise for Greener Tech" is not just an initiative—it's a collective step forward in redefining the tech industry's relationship with our planet. Here's why your promise is pivotal:

A Commitment to Sustainability

Every aspect of our lives is intertwined with technology. However, the environmental cost of tech advancements is a growing concern. Your promise reflects a conscious commitment to reshape the tech industry into a realm of sustainability, ensuring that every innovation respects the ecological balance of our planet.

 Celebrating Your Impact

Every aspect of our lives is intertwined with technology. However, the environmental cost of tech advancements is a growing concern. Your promise reflects a conscious commitment to reshape the tech industry into a realm of sustainability, ensuring that every innovation respects the ecological balance of our planet.

Planting Seeds of Change

For every pledge made, a tree takes root. With each promise, we plant a tree, contributing to global reforestation efforts, combating climate change, and crafting a greener tomorrow. It's more than a symbolic act; it's about creating a real, living impact, one promise at a time.

Joining Forces for Good

When you pledge, you're not alone. You become part of a proactive network of professionals who are united in their vision for a sustainable tech industry. Together, we're harnessing the power of community to inspire industry-wide change.

Members

We're 1450 members in 12 cities and counting.

New York City

Montreal

Toronto

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Los Angels

San Francisco

Chicago

Boston

Washington, D.C.

Seattle

How it Works

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Connect with the Community

Upon making your promise, you'll be invited to join our dedicated Slack channel. This platform is a hub for like-minded individuals in the tech industry, offering a space to communicate, share promises, discuss successful green initiatives, and explore the benefits these bring to communities. It's an opportunity to learn from industry leaders and to be inspired by collective actions.

Step 4
Share and Inspire

Upon making your promise, you'll be invited to join our dedicated Slack channel. This platform is a hub for like-minded individuals in the tech industry, offering a space to communicate, share promises, discuss successful green initiatives, and explore the benefits these bring to communities. It's an opportunity to learn from industry leaders and to be inspired by collective actions.

Step 1
Make Your Green Tech Promise

Begin by making a promise to integrate sustainable practices into your technology work. This pledge is a commitment to being environmentally responsible in your professional endeavors.

Step 3
Receive Your Tree Planting Certification

A week after your pledge, we will send you a digital certificate of donation. This certificate is not just a token of appreciation; it shows the location where a tree has been planted in honor of your promise. It's a testament to your contribution to global reforestation efforts and environmental restoration.

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Example Promises

Energy Efficiency

  • "I promise to transition to energy-efficient hardware in my next upgrade cycle."

  • "I pledge to power my devices using renewable energy sources within the next six months."

Eco-friendly Transportation

  • "I pledge to use public transport or carpooling for commuting to reduce my carbon footprint."

  • "I commit to organizing and participating in remote meetings, reducing the need for travel."

Sustainable Practices

  • "I commit to implementing a recycling or upcycling program for electronic waste in my workplace."

  • "I promise to reduce paper usage by switching to digital invoices, notes, and communications."

Green Hosting

  • "I promise to transfer my website to a green hosting provider within the next three months."

  • "I commit to using cloud services that prioritize renewable energy for their data centers."

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can make a promise?

Any individual or organization from the tech industry can make a promise. Whether you're a developer, a tech enthusiast, a startup, or an established company, your pledge contributes significantly to a collective effort for a greener future.

Will I receive a certificate for my contribution?

Absolutely! After the tree planting is confirmed, we'll send you a digital certificate recognizing your commitment and action. This certificate is a symbol of your personal contribution to a greener planet.

How do I join the community of promise-makers?

After making your promise, you'll receive an invitation to our exclusive Slack channel. This vibrant community space is where you can connect with other forward-thinking tech professionals, share insights, collaborate on eco-initiatives, and celebrate each other's commitments and achievements.

Can I influence where my tree is planted?

While individuals don't select the planting sites, we ensure your trees are planted where they can most benefit environmental conservation and restoration efforts. Our expert partners identify areas around the world that need it most, contributing to various crucial ecological initiatives.

What kind of actions qualify as a 'green tech' promise?

Any action that reduces the tech industry's environmental footprint counts. This could be optimizing energy usage, prioritizing electronic over physical resources, responsible e-waste management, advocating for sustainable practices in your workplace, or even developing eco-friendly tech solutions.

Who is sponsoring Promise for Green Tech?

Paillor sponsors the Promise for Green Tech initiative, providing annual support for the project. Each year, Paillor contributes over 50,000 plants for donation, fulfilling every commitment made under the Promise for Green Tech program.

What exactly is 'Promise for Greener Tech'?

Promise for Greener Tech" is a unique movement where tech professionals pledge to incorporate sustainable practices in their work. Each promise triggers the planting of a tree, making a real-world environmental impact. It's about taking individual responsibility and joining a global effort to make the tech industry a cornerstone in the fight against climate change.

How does my promise contribute to planting a tree?

For every promise made, we collaborate with reforestation partners to plant a tree. This physical representation of your commitment helps combat deforestation, contributes to a healthier climate, conserves biodiversity, and much more, marking your direct impact on global environmental restoration.

Is there a cost involved in making a promise?

No. Making a promise is about your commitment to adopting greener practices in your tech-related endeavors. It doesn't require any financial contribution, but rather, your willingness to make a positive change.

How can I stay informed about the impact of my promise?

Joining our Slack community is the best way to stay updated. Here, we regularly share updates, stories, and data-driven insights about how our collective promises are shaping a greener future. You'll witness firsthand the growing impact of your pledge.

How do I get started with making a promise?

It's simple — fill out the pledge form on our website, detailing your commitment. Once you've made your promise, you're officially part of a global community actively pushing the boundaries of what it means to be environmentally responsible in the tech space.