The conversation around what makes a stadium sustainable suggests more than just a positive impact on the environment; it relates to usage, legacy and creating public good will.

Perhaps inevitably, however, building technology and subsequent energy usage is a natural starting point. A benchmark in this regard is Stade Oceane in Le Havre, France, designed by KSS Design Group Ltd, Europe’s first carbon positive stadium. The 25,000 capacity stadium was required to be exemplary in its overall energy…