ADMM AND YAS MARINA CIRCUIT AWARDED BY THE FIA THREE-
Ahead of the 13th Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management has announced it has been awarded the highest level of environmental certification from the FIA.
Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management (ADMM) awarded Three-
The Three Star Certification means the FIA has recognised the environmental performance of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and its commitment to environmental management and sustainable approach in the lead up to the 2021 season finale.
ADMM has undertaken a number of initiatives at Yas Marina Circuit for this year’s #AbuDhabiGP, including all staff uniforms made from recycled plastics, a ‘plastic-
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The environmental certification of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is fully in line with the Formula 1® environmental sustainability plan, which should enable the championship to reduce its carbon footprint, hosting sustainable events by 2025 and becoming Net-
In 2015, the FIA environmental certification was awarded to EMSO (Emirates Motorsport Organization), and this accreditation to Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management means that this is the first time the ASN (National Sporting Authority) and a circuit in the same country have achieved 3* accreditation.
In 2015, EMSO became only the third national sporting body in the world, and first in the Middle East, to receive the highest official recognition available for sustainable development initiatives in line with environmental goals of the FIA.
The EMSO has since increased efforts to minimise waste, promote recycling and use of recycled materials, and use resources more efficiently to reduce consumption at events like the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Etihad Airways, title sponsor of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix also revealed that its crowd-
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The UAE flag carrier is committed to halving 2019 carbon emission levels by 2035 and achieving net carbon emissions by 2050. Just like Formula 1, Etihad is strongly committed to Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAFs), as part of its decarbonisation strategy.
ADMM looks to announce a number of further initiatives in 2022 that will support not only the #AbuDhabiGP as it enters a further 10-
Jean Todt, FIA President, said: "The FIA Environmental Certification Framework is an important standard by which sustainability is measured across motor sport and its stakeholders. I am pleased to see that the strong and constant commitment demonstrated by the Yas Marina Circuit have brought it to the Three Star level. Pioneering innovations have always been part of motor racing."
Saif Al Noaimi, CEO, ADMM, said: “We are delighted to have been awarded the top FIA certification for environmental management, and this is testament to the combined efforts of everyone across the whole Yas Marina Circuit community. The award is also recognition that ADMM is working closely with its partners to continue its drive to net-
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