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Sydney’s Bankwest Stadium acknowledged as a world leader for sustainable design
With Bankwest Stadium set to reopen for NRL action this weekend, the Sydney venue is celebrating its status as a world leader in sustainable design.
The venue is the first stadium in the world to announce it has achieved LEED v4 Gold Certification from the US Green Building Council.
Welcoming the gold certification as recognising Bankwest Stadium’s high performance in innovation, water savings, energy efficiency, transportation options and materials selection during construction,
NSW acting Minister for Sport, Geoff Lee stated “Bankwest Stadium has been a game-changer for sports fans and players but this world leading achievement in sustainability shows it is much more than just a great place to watch footy.
“This stadium was not only designed and built with the spectator in mind, but also the local environment, the local community and the industrial heritage of Parramatta and Greater Western Sydney.”
Lendlease Building General Manager NSW, Sandra Perosh, said the certification was a testament to Lendlease’s commitment to creating the best places while ensuring optimal environmental outcomes.
Perosh added "we have helped deliver a world class stadium in every sense - merging unrivalled design, construction and operation to create the ultimate fan experience."
LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a rating system that covers buildings, homes and communities that are designed, built, maintained and operated to a high environmental performance.
25th May 2020 - Stadiums prepare for NRL return
30th April 2020 - Bankwest Stadium passes successful first operational anniversary
19th March 2020 - Green Sports Alliance advocates for sport and sustainability
16th January 2020 - Rural Fire Service volunteers to be honoured guests at Bankwest Stadium concert
22nd October 2019 - Study reveals multi-million dollar benefits of Bankwest Stadium
18th October 2019 - NRL 9s commits to reusable beverage cup at Bankwest Stadium
31st May 2019 - Bankwest Stadium launches App and Rewards Program
21st February 2019 - Sports Environment Alliance’s 2019 Summit to explore practical change
4th September 2015 - Margaret Court Arena receives LEED Gold certification
19th July 2015 - HOK announces partnership with Green Sports Alliance
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