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  1. Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas launches new sustainability initiative
    Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas launches new sustainability initiative 23 Nov 2017

    The Arrowhead Stadium, home venue of the Kansas City Chiefs football team, is set to become the first professional sports venue to sell pre-packed peanuts in compostable bags.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  2. United Center to offer free electric -vehicles charging stations to visitors
    United Center to offer free electric -vehicles charging stations to visitors 23 Nov 2017

    The home of the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls has announced its plans to offer visitors free charging facilities as part of the centre’s mission to reduce its environmental impact.

    North America,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  3. The Sacramento Kings hosted a “Spotlight on Sustainability Night” during Monday’s game
    The Sacramento Kings hosted a “Spotlight on Sustainability Night” during Monday’s game 22 Nov 2017

    The California-based Sacramento Kings basketball team hosted its first “Spotlight on Sustainability Night” during Monday’s match with the Denver Nuggets. The evening was a celebration of sustainable and locally-grown agricultural practices.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  4. Mercedes-Benz Stadium receives the first Platinum LEED sustainability certificate
    Mercedes-Benz Stadium receives the first Platinum LEED sustainability certificate 21 Nov 2017

    The Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, USA has become the first professional sports stadium to receive a platinum ‘LEED’ certification after incorporating impressive sustainability features into the venue’s design.

    North America,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  5. Sustainability will be at the heart of this year’s Volvo Ocean Race
    Sustainability will be at the heart of this year’s Volvo Ocean Race 2 Nov 2017

    The international Volvo Ocean Race has put sustainability and oceans health into its core values this year, and the Vestas 11th Hour Racing Team is leading the way across the participant teams.

    Europe,Worldwide,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  6. The French Federation of Table Tennis commits to sustainability
    The French Federation of Table Tennis commits to sustainability 1 Nov 2017

    The French Federation of Table Tennis (FFTT) has signed the “15 Eco-responsible commitments for sports events” charter prepared by the French Ministry of Sports and WWF France.

    Europe,COP 21,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  7. US Ski & Snowboard commits to sustainability and climate action
    US Ski & Snowboard commits to sustainability and climate action 26 Oct 2017

    US Ski & Snowboard, a national governing body for Olympic skiing and snowboarding, has issued an official statement pledging its commitment to sustainability and addressing climate change through adopting a series of guiding principles to preserve winter sports.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  8. Kroger Field in Kentucky was rewarded for its environmental performance and sustainable design
    Kroger Field in Kentucky was rewarded for its environmental performance and sustainable design 17 Oct 2017

    Kroger Field, the home of the Kentucky football team has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for its high environmental performance and its sustainable and innovative design.

    North America,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  9. Sustainability essentials: Measure, reduce and offset
    Sustainability essentials: Measure, reduce and offset 28 Jun 2017

    By Allen Hershkowitz, Founding Director, Sport and Sustainability International

    Worldwide,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  10. Beijing 2022 on track to deliver sustainable Winter Olympics
    Beijing 2022 on track to deliver sustainable Winter Olympics 15 Jun 2017

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission has praised Beijing’s sustainability and legacy plans during its second review of the city’s preparations for the Olympic Winter Games

    Asia,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport

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