Initiatives

Citrix is committed to conducting operations in a socially and environmentally responsible manner and to sourcing materials from suppliers that share our values.

Citrix is a Certified Green Business in Santa Clara County

Citrix representative Hope Lopez (fourth from the left) accepts the certificate from community leaders.

Green Initiatives

Fort Lauderdale solar panels and EV charging stations

Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations powered by solar panels are available in Florida and California, and are planned for additional future locations.

Energy Management

Global energy monitoring within our building management systems

Citrix is always mindful of our global energy consumption and efficiently manages energy use in our offices and our datacenters by implementing the following systems:

  • Advanced lighting controls and daylight harvesting for more natural light
  • Advanced environmental controls
  • Maximized natural cooling (utilizing outside air versus mechanical cooling)
  • High-efficiency UPS systems

Sustainability Programs

  • Fitness centers and bike to work programs to promote cleaner and healthier environments
  • Healthy food choices in our cafés
  • Use of environmentally safe cleaning products, including Green Seal™ GS-37 certified products
  • Purchase and supply chain environmental compliance to Energy Star products, ISO standards and RoHS governance
  • Water reduction and conservation programs
  • Reduced global business travel through alternative work solutions using Citrix products

Recycling

Recycling centers

Citrix participates in the following recycling programs:

  • Paper, glass, plastic and aluminum
  • E-waste
  • Cardboard
  • Batteries
  • Composting and landscape trimmings
    • In our Raleigh, North Carolina location, 453 pounds of compost fertilizes ninety tomato plants

Typical monthly accounting of diversion

Large location landfill diversion accomplishments in 2013:

  • 60.71% in Santa Clara, California
  • 60.07% in Santa Barbara, California

Transportation Programs

Santa Clara, California light rail

Citrix partners with municipalities around the world to provide incentives to participate in the following programs:

  • Public transit
  • Bike to work
  • Vehicle lease programs (EMEA)
  • Ride sharing
  • Walking