Sustainability

Green is the colour: Spurs vs Chelsea set to become the world’s first net-zero elite football match

Sunday’s Premier League clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea has been designated as the world’s first net-zero carbon elite-level football match. Thanks to a partnership between Spurs and Sky, #GameZero, as it has been named, will see carbon emissions reduced as much as possible, with the remainder offset through natural projects that remove emissions from […]  More

Carry the Ball: Albert virtual event to discuss how sports broadcasting can help to slow the climate crisis

Bafta’s Albert is running a Zoom event this week in which the industry will discuss the role that sports broadcasting can take in the fight against climate change. Concentrating on commentators and on-screen talent, the 16 September get-together will see key presenters and experts cover the challenge at hand, what’s being done already and where […]  More

Extreme E and Enel Foundation reveal St Helena’s first onboard research project

Extreme E, the electric motorsport series designed to raise climate change awareness, and energy transition think tank Enel Foundation have confirmed their first joint science research project to take place in the purpose-built science laboratory onboard the series’ floating centrepiece, the St Helena. Extreme E has been working with the Enel Foundation, the championship’s Founding Scientific […]  More

SailGP becomes first sport to integrate positive impact into its global league

Climate-positive sport and entertainment property SailGP has launched the Impact League – a world-first, integrated initiative designed to make sustainability action essential to the fabric of sport and to accelerate the transition to clean energy. Throughout SailGP’s second season, spanning 2021-22, a second leaderboard will be created and the eight international teams that take part […]  More

SailGP achieves triple-gold recognition from UN Climate Neutral Now initiative

SailGP has become the first organisation to achieve both the Carbon Neutral International Standard and three gold medals in the UN Climate Neutral Now initiative by achieving the highest standard for measuring, reducing and contributing its entire global footprint since day one. SailGP’s eight national teams compete not only for the biggest prize in the […]  More

SES joins United Nations Global Compact corporate sustainability initiative

SES has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, underscoring the company’s purpose-led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) programme. By committing to the UN Global Compact framework, SES is aligning its societal and environmental impact efforts to the company’s purpose and delivering on its ambitions to provide cloud-enabled, satellite-based intelligent […]  More

NEP’s remote solution for Aurora, North One and Extreme E survives Saudi Arabian desert

NEP Group has worked with Extreme E and host broadcaster Aurora Media Worldwide and North One, to create a sustainable broadcast solution that earlier this month brought the first Extreme E race held in AlUla, Saudi Arabia, into homes in 180 countries around the globe. Designed to mirror Extreme E’s goals of marrying the latest […]  More

Kuehne+Nagel named SailGP official logistics partner as the course is set for Net Zero Carbon

Kuehne+Nagel has been named as the official logistics partner for SailGP for the next three seasons, through to 2024. Both partners aim to set a new standard for major event logistics, minimising the carbon footprint of the sail racing league’s transport within their climate positive strategy. As part of its Net Zero Carbon programme, Kuehne+Nagel […]  More

Whitepaper: “Video Shouldn’t Cost the Earth” says Blackbird

Blackbird, the cloud-native video editing platform developer, has launched a carbon awareness study titled Video Shouldn’t Cost the Earth, produced in collaboration with environmental management consultancy Green Element. The study highlights the impact the video industry has on the environment and outlines key areas where companies can take greater strides towards meeting sustainability goals. Blackbird […]  More