Sustainability

Genelec unveils ‘even more environmentally friendly’ loudspeakers

With environmental sustainability in mind, Genelec is offering its customers the option of a special RAW aluminium colour finish on a selection of the models in its Studio, AV and Home Audio ranges. All the models feature the Minimum Diffraction Enclosure (MDE) design, developed by Genelec in close collaboration with industrial designer Harri Koskinen, and […]  More

Sustainability in sports production: BT Sport joins Albert directorate

BT Sport has joined the Albert directorate as part of its continuing efforts to become the UK’s greenest broadcaster. Albert is a collaborative BAFTA, indie and broadcaster backed project that was set-up in 2011 to bring the screen industries together to tackle their environmental impact and inspire sustainable living. The commissioning directorate supports the development […]  More

SVG Europe launches Sports TV Awards 2020 and calls for entries

  After an 18-month break, SVG Europe returns with a revamped and re-imagined awards ceremony, celebrating sports broadcasting and production across Europe. Moving from its former home at the Sports Production Summit in Amsterdam to the Sports OTT Forum in London (27 May 2020), the tightly focussed SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2020 will continue […]  More

Red Bee switches to green energy supplier for Hilversum data centre

Red Bee is looking to make its Hilversum data centre, the Media Gateway, more environmentally sustainable by powering it with electricity from a green energy supplier. The Media Gateway (pictured) is a 1400 square metre carrier-neutral data centre, located in the Media Park Hilversum, near Amsterdam, that services a large number of public and commercial […]  More

CT London invests in clean energy with Green Voltage

Creative Technology London has invested in VOLTstack 5k Power units by Portable Electric, in association with Green Voltage, as it looks to further reduce its carbon footprint. The portable method of supplying temporary power on-site has the benefits of producing no noise, requiring no fuel and emitting zero emissions. VOLTstack can work alongside or completely […]  More

Sustainability in sports broadcasting: “Tech companies have a huge role to play in arresting climate change”

Following the launch of its ‘Committed to Sustainability Programme’, DPP managing director Mark Harrison sat down with SVG Europe to outline the reasons behind the intervention and to discuss the positive impact that media and technology companies working in all genres of television, including sport, can make. In November 2019, the DPP launched a major […]  More