Leading in sustainability
We're helping to reduce our collective carbon footprint by investing in our networks, innovative technologies and sustainable business practices. Let's make our planet healthier.
Investing in sustainable futures
To drive social innovation, we are funding and ultimately empowering businesses globally to help solve some of the biggest challenges our planet faces, today and tomorrow.
As one of the world’s largest corporate impact funds, the TELUS Pollinator Fund for Good is helping tackle social challenges in health, agriculture, the environment and enabling inclusive communities.
Investing in renewable energy
We’re working toward a low carbon future by enabling new solar and wind power facilities, generating Renewable Energy Certificates and adding clean energy to the electricity grid.
Powering smarter cities
Through our Smart Cities solutions we're leveraging emerging technologies like 5G to transform urban areas into safer, greener cities.
Caring for our planet
We believe that together, TELUS can create a more sustainable future for people and our world.
Awards & recognition
TELUS continues to rank among the world’s leaders in sustainability and social capitalism.
Ranked 29th overall globally and 15th in Social Capital on the Wall Street Journal’s list of Top 100 Sustainably Managed Companies.
Over 20 consecutive years among global telecommunications providers in the Dow Jones Sustainability North American Index.
Named one of the best 50 Corporate Citizens Canada, as well as among the Top 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the world.
Ranked 49th in 2021, ranking first among North American telcoms and second globally.
Winner of the 2020 Canadian SDG Accelerators Award in the Public Choice – Large Company category.
Industry Top-Rated ESG Performer by Sustainalytics
Ranked 8th overall globally for successfully outlining our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) goals, targets, and values.
Sustainability is embedded into our core business strategy. The results speak for themselves:
Ways you can participate
Our Bring-It-Back™ program refurbishes and resells old customer smartphones, giving them a new home rather than adding to electronic waste.
Giving pre-loved phones a second life
Drop off your pre-loved phones and tablets at a TELUS store and we’ll either upcycle them and give to Canadians in need or responsibly recycle them and keep them out of landfills.
Champions for change
Discover how local heroes are using our innovations to drive progress.
Learn how our efforts are making a real impact.
Paper and packaging
We’re working to ensure the sustainability of natural resources we use and reducing our environmental footprint.
Our Environmental Policy and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System underpins all of our environmental sustainability initiatives.
Sustainability report archives
Learn about our performance on important issues in a way that highlights the relationship between business success and sustainability.
Contact the TELUS Sustainability Team
We welcome your inquiries about our commitment to sustainability and ongoing efforts to make a difference.