49ers Name NRG Energy

49ers Name NRG Energy

NRG Energy, (NYSE: NRG), the Santa Clara Stadium Authority and the San Francisco 49ers announced an agreement to bring sustainable energy to the new Santa Clara Stadium.As one of the first Founding Partners for the new stadium, and the exclusive sustainable energy provider of the 49ers, NRG will install a number of state-of-the-art solar elements, including three solar array-covered bridges, a solar canopy above the green roof on the suite tower portion of the stadium and solar panels over the 49ers training center. 49ers Jersey

As a result the stadium will be the first professional sports venue in California to achieve net zero energy performance. “NRG is much more than a Founding Partner, they are providing the energy leadership, infrastructure and expertise to help us achieve the vision of making the new Santa Clara Stadium an economically and environmentally sustainable showcase for innovation,” said Jed York, Chief Executive Officer, San Francisco 49ers. Kendall Hunter Jersey “As we strive to build a stadium that embodies all that is unique and special about both the Bay Area and Silicon Valley, this partnership with NRG will make very lofty goals become realities. ” The new stadium in Santa Clara is the next generation of stadium design. Ronnie Lott Jersey

One of the most unique features of the facility is the green roof atop the suite tower on the west side of the stadium. The three solar bridges, connecting the main parking area to the stadium, will include hundreds of solar panels. As the sustainable energy partner of the 49ers, NRG will continue to explore other opportunities to help enhance the stadium’s sustainability efforts such as installing electrical vehicle charging stations to the new stadium. It is also the largest solar power company in the United States with more than 900 megawatts of solar generation in operation.Navorro Bowman Jersey

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