Manchester United and Abengoa have announced today a global partnership which will see the club enhance and develop its sustainable business practices.
Abengoa is fully committed to developing technological solutions that will allow the world to become more sustainable.
Abengoa will identify, advise and implement sustainable ways in which Manchester United can save resources and reduce waste. As one of the UK’s most environmentally conscious sports clubs, this new agreement enables Manchester United to further develop its sustainability credentials.
Manchester United selected Abengoa to help the Club fulfil its sustainable practice objectives and demonstrates its commitment to sustainability.
Abengoa is renowned for being innovative and its global reputation and unparalleled expertise in solar energy, renewable fuels and desalinated water make them the ideal advisories to partner with.
Manchester United Group Managing Director, Richard Arnold said: “With a global fanbase of 659 million followers we have a huge audience to communicate with and we hope this new partnership will inspire them to adopt a more sustainable lifestyle.” [Source: Manutd.com]
The green path is not only key for global clubs to communicate on their efforts to make the world a better place, it also offers a wide range of partnership opportunities. However, “going green” is not a short term commitment but essentially part of a long term strategy.