Skip to main content

ftrack has launched a new carbon offset scheme to compensate for emissions caused by company travel. This is the first step of many in making ftrack a more environmentally friendly and climate conscious organisation.

Carbon offsetting at ftrack

As a global company, ftrack must occasionally travel around the world to visit customers, attend trade shows and meet team members. Although necessary in the context of making ftrack a better and more capable product, these trips can often consume a great deal of energy and leave a large carbon footprint.

We wanted to lessen the impact of the carbon dioxide pollution caused by these trips by reducing the same amount of pollution being caused elsewhere.

To do so, we have launched a new carbon offsetting initiative at ftrack. ftrack now matches any carbon offsets from our employees for company trips, with a focus on offsets that invest in renewable energy solutions. We are also invested in a scheme with Scandinavian Airlines, through which any SAS ftrack trip will be made carbon neutral by the airline.

Working with Google Cloud

Furthermore, we intend to continue working with companies that share a common interest in lessening their impact on the environment.

ftrack’s infrastructure is hosted on Google Cloud, which matches 100% of the energy consumed by its global operations with renewable energy.

Learn how Google offsets its digital footprint

We are living in a critical time for our planet and the environment which it sustains. We believe all companies have a responsibility to mitigate the effect that they have on the planet – especially in the creative industries where our efforts and output should be for the good of all involved.

We intend for this to be but the first step of many in doing our part for the future generations of people to come.

More from the blog

Pipeline developers invited to the ftrack Connect 2.0 public beta

| Announcements, Developer, New features, Product | No Comments
Following a successful private beta of ftrack Connect 2.0, we are pleased to invite pipeline developers to join the platform’s public beta.

Join the cineSync Play public beta – ftrack’s free-forever local player

| Announcements, cineSync, New features, Product, Release | No Comments
Join the public beta of cineSync Play—ftrack’s free-forever local desktop player for frame-accurate review of frame sequences and file sequences.

Meet Tommy Kiser, ftrack’s Head of Professional Services (AMER)

| Company, Team | No Comments
We’re pleased to welcome Tommy Kiser to ftrack. He’ll be working with our users to help them leverage ftrack’s solutions and deliver the best work possible.

Meet Tram Le-Jones, ftrack’s VP of Solutions

| Company, Product, Q&A, Team | No Comments
Tram joins team ftrack to collaborate with customers and develop new tools that will remove barriers to your creative success. Learn about her role.

How to use custom attribute links in ftrack Studio

| New features, Product, Release, Studio, Tips & tricks | No Comments
Custom attribute links are now available in ftrack Studio. Learn how to use them in your next project!

Desktop playback in ftrack Studio coming soon in cineSync Play

| Announcements, cineSync, News, Product, Studio | No Comments
cineSync Play is coming to ftrack Studio in 2021—a new integrated desktop application for frame sequence playback.

ftrack Studio’s June 2021 update is here

| Developer, New features, Product, Release, Studio | No Comments
Try out a new web review player, custom attribute links, an API schema reference, and much more.

Custom attribute links are coming to ftrack Studio in September 2021

| Announcements, New features, Product, Release, Studio | No Comments
An exciting new feature that will endow producers, supervisors, and coordinators with endless possibilities when viewing, managing, and reporting on projects.