20 Jun '14, 3am

6 World Cup Venues Achieve LEED Certification

6 World Cup Venues Achieve LEED Certification

“Just over 60 years from its completion for the 1950 World Cup, Maracanã is once again making history,” said Felipe Faria, managing director of Green Building Council Brasil. “Indeed, the entire country of Brazil is making history with these LEED stadiums. We are grateful for the leadership demonstrated by the professionals in the marketplace and applaud their achievements. The many green elements incorporated into these stadiums will reduce the environmental impact of the games on Brazil from improved transit access to lower water and energy consumption.”

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