Hey there Sports Fans! Happy Superbowl Sunday! Even if you’re not having a giant Superbowl party today, we wish you a very relaxing Sunday with lots of delicious food.
For some exciting trivia in the intersection of football and solar, take a look at the following links which highlight the most energy efficient stadiums in the world! From football, NASCAR, and MLB stadiums in the United States, to futbol stadiums and race-car tracks in Europe, to the most powerful solar-powered stadium in the world – the Esadio Nacional Mane Garrincha in Brazil – there are a ton of examples where teams have diversified their energy production, improved upon their food waste and recycling systems, and have reduced their carbon footprint to zero!
- For a list of some of the most energy efficient stadiums in the world, check out the following link: https://www.environmentalleader.com/2017/09/worlds-top-solar-sports-venues/
- Guinness Book of World Records holder for most powerful solar stadium is the Esadio Nacional Mane Garrincha, Brazil: https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/633192-most-powerful-solar-powered-stadium
- Solar panels and Futbol, and an even larger list of the most powerful solar-powered stadiums in the world: https://www.solarplaza.com/channels/top-10s/11879/top-50-solar-stadiums-worldwide-2018-world-cup-edition/
Esadio Nacional Mane Garrincha, Brazil