Even Sports Can Go Green…

A coalition of professional sports teams and sporting venues committed to “greening initiatives” in sports will hold its inaugural summit meeting in August in Portland, Oregon. The Green Sports Alliance is the first collaboration between teams from the six major North American professional sports leagues on a common environmental agenda.

One session will focus on Greening major events like the All-Star Games and the Olympics while other sessions will cover solar projects for sports venues, and LEED certification strategies for new and existing buildings.