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  1. Seahawks partner with Delta Air Lines to offset the team’s travel emissions
    Seahawks partner with Delta Air Lines to offset the team’s travel emissions 31 Jan 2018

    The Seattle Seahawks have partnered with Delta Airlines to offset all carbon emissions from the air miles the American football team travelled during the 2017 season.

    North America,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  2. PGA Tour charts first steps into sustainability
    PGA Tour charts first steps into sustainability 31 Jan 2018

    The Professional Golf Association (PGA) in the United States has released its first report into the body’s social and environmental impact.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  3. This year’s Super Bowl will be zero-waste
    This year’s Super Bowl will be zero-waste 26 Jan 2018

    The American National Football League (NFL) is pledging that Super Bowl LII will be a zero-waste event for yet another year, perpetuating its green legacy.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  4. How suitable is solar for indoor swimming pools and ice hockey rinks?
    How suitable is solar for indoor swimming pools and ice hockey rinks? 26 Jan 2018

    A research centre in Finland has examined how solar technologies can reduce energy consumption in indoor swimming pools and practice indoor ice rinks, which are among the most energy intensive sport halls.

    Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  5. Major baseball stadium in California goes solar
    Major baseball stadium in California goes solar 24 Jan 2018

    The Petco Park, home of the California-based baseball team San Diego Padres, has commissioned the construction of the largest solar installation in Major League Baseball setting an example for low-carbon sport.

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  6. How a football stadium offers the perfect business case for energy storage
    How a football stadium offers the perfect business case for energy storage 17 Jan 2018

    The Cars Jeans Stadion in The Hague, Netherlands is about to commission a vast battery plant tied to electric vehicle charging stations, showcasing the versatile business opportunities that battery storage offers whilst facilitating the energy transition.

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  7. Adidas moves forward sustainability in fashion
    Adidas moves forward sustainability in fashion 16 Jan 2018

    Adidas, one of the global leaders in the sporting industry, has partnered with Fashion For Good – a global platform acting as a convener for change, to scale up sustainable innovation in the apparel industry.

    Worldwide,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  8. Formula E could be the only viable motorsport series by 2040
    Formula E could be the only viable motorsport series by 2040 12 Jan 2018

    Alejandro Agag, the founder and CEO of Formula E championship has predicted that, given the current climate policies, the electric vehicles racing series will be the motorsport of the future.

    Worldwide,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  9. Surfing event in Hawaii accomplishes zero carbon emissions
    Surfing event in Hawaii accomplishes zero carbon emissions 9 Jan 2018

    During the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, event organisers celebrated sustainability by managing to deliver a zero carbon emissions event while raising awareness about oceans protection among surfers and visitors.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  10. The 5 most sustainable sports venues in the world
    The 5 most sustainable sports venues in the world 4 Jan 2018

    Surprisingly sports venues are pioneers in the promotion of sustainability. Many sports venues have jumped on the sustainability bandwagon to construct or renovate their structure in a race to minimise their carbon footprint, preserve their green legacy, and take the lead in innovation.

    Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2017-18

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the official Climate Action report for COP23, Bonn, Germany.

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