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AEG Celebrates World Water Day with Focus on Potable Water Conservation

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In celebration of World Water Day, a UN campaign celebrated annually on March 22 to bring attention to the importance of freshwater conservation, AEG continues to work toward meeting its 2020 Environmental Goals for GHG emissions, water and waste.

Los Angeles Kings Launch Team Sustainability Program: LA Kings Green

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AEG’s Los Angeles Kings announced LA Kings Green, an umbrella program to encompass the team’s sustainable initiatives. Developed in response to the NHL’s NHL Green and in recognition that environmental issues directly impact hockey, a sport often learned atop of frozen ponds, LA Kings Green aims to bring more awareness to the most critical environmental issues and will continue to drive positive impact through arena operations as well as fan and community engagement.

AEG Ogden Chairman and CEO, Harvey Lister Honored as Australian Tourism “Legend”

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LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2017 /3BL Media/  - AEG Ogden Chairman and CEO, Harvey Lister was presented with the Australian Tourism Legend Award at the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in Darwin, Australia on February 24, 2017.

Hawaii Convention Center's Green Efforts Help 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress Achieve Coveted Sustainability Certification

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The Hawaii Convention Center (HCC), an AEG Facilities venue, celebrated the announcement that the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) 2016 World Conservation Congress received the distinguished ISO 20121 certification for sustainability, as this prestigious event was hosted in the United States for the first time at Hawaii’s premier meeting facility.

Switch to 100% Renewable Energy Puts The O₂ Centre Stage on Sustainability

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Originally published on SmartestEnergy

Hosting over 200 events and 8 million visitors a year means minimising carbon footprint is an important focus for The O₂. John Marler, Senior Director, Energy and Environment at parent group AEG explains its industry-leading approach to sustainability.

How Billionaire Philip Anschutz is Cashing in on California’s Thirst for Wind Power

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Originally published on Fortune

A firm controlled by Philip Anschutz, the billionaire entertainment and pro sports magnate, will soon build the largest wind farm in the United States to serve utilities in California, where officials have set ambitious green power goals.

The $5 billion project, however, will be constructed 700 miles away in Wyoming, a state better known for coal mines and oil fields.

Los Angeles Kings Host Pride Night at STAPLES Center

AEG’s LA Kings Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion with ‘Hockey Is For Everyone’
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Last night the Los Angeles Kings hosted Pride Night at STAPLES Center for the Kings-Arizona Coyotes game. As part of the NHL’s ‘Hockey Is For Everyone’ initiative, LA Kings Pride Night in support of You Can Play kicked off the game with a ceremonial puck drop by the LA Galaxy’s Robbie Rogers.

AEG Facilities’ PPG Paints Arena and the Los Angeles Convention Center Recognized for LEED Green Building Certifications

U.S. Green Building Council issues LEED in Motion: Venues report – Features impact LEED and green practices have on venues’ triple bottom line
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LOS ANGELES, Feb. 16, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) and PPG Paints Arena were recognized today for their sustainability efforts in embracing Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building certifications in the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED in Motion: Venues report. Both venues are managed by AEG Facilities, a stand-alone division of AEG.

Why Two American Billionaires Are Betting on Renewable Energy

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Originially Published on Marketplace

According to a couple of American billionaires, the future of the energy grid looks very green. Philip Anschutz, of oil and entertainment industry wealth, is hoping to build what would become America's largest wind farm in Wyoming.

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