05 — United Kingdom
Creating the Greenest Football Club in the World – Forest Green Rovers
Solar panels, electric car charging points, water recycling, entirely vegan menu for players and fans make this the world's greenest football club.
The Forest Green Rovers is bringing eco-thinking and technology to a new and large audience: football fans. In 2010, the team began its journey to becoming the world’s first carbon neutral football club and has since been described by FIFA, as "the world's greenest football club".
The Forest Green Rovers, based in Gloucestershire, England, introduced many sustainability measures, including solar panels, electric car charging points, water recycling, an electric lawnmower, an organic pitch, and an entirely vegan menu for players and fans.