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NHL, EPA discuss climate change in White House Environmental Roundtable

Current, former players take part to advance hockey's role in supporting green agenda

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Hockey and Environmental Action

NHL Green x Environmental Protection Agency

Patrice Bergeron and more join EPA administrator Michael Regan for a conversation about the importance of taking action against climate change

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Mike Richter, the former New York Rangers goalie, summed up why the hockey community is working to combat climate change: free ice.

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NHL Green

Sharks show commitment to sustainability with new refrigeration system

SAP Center shift to Opteon latest example of organization's environmental approach

by NHL Green

The San Jose Sharks always have strived for best-in-class performance on and off the ice.

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NHL Green

Outdoor rinks being built in Pakistan in spirit of NHL Green initiative

Movement raising awareness of protecting glaciers in northern region of country

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

NHL Green: Canada, Pakistan

Canada, Pakistan partner to support Green initiative

Canada and Pakistan come together to teach children the importance of climate change and community issues

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As part of the NHL Green initiative celebrating Green Month in April, NHL.com will feature stories on how the NHL is looking to grow and protect the game of hockey and its communities for generations to come. Today, how hockey is being used as a tool to combat climate change in Pakistan.

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Press Release

NHL Green commemorates Earth Day

Celebrates 10-year anniversary of water restoration program

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

NEW YORK/TORONTO - The National Hockey League (NHL®) today announced it will make an investment in water improvement projects in the two NHL cities that advance to the Stanley Cup® Final this postseason. The investment is to commemorate Earth Day and to celebrate the 10th anniversary of NHL Green's Water Restoration Program.

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Red Wings, Tigers & DTE Donate $50,000 to enhance youth sports facilities

Donations made to Belle Isle Athletic Complex to install new, energy efficient LED lighting, and East Side Hockey Ice Arena to support transformer upgrades

by Brett McWethy @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com

DETROIT -- In celebration of Earth Day, and as part of an ongoing commitment to ensure that Detroit youth have access to sports, the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings and DTE Energy announced a $50,000 donation to enhance energy efficiencies at two community sports facilities in the city -- Detroit's Belle Isle Athletic Complex and East Side Hockey Ice Arena.

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Outdoor skating on the rise during pandemic, RinkWatch says

NHL Green partner using data to track climate change

by Robert McLeman / Special to NHL.com

As part of the NHL Green initiative celebrating Green Month in April, NHL.com will feature stories on how the NHL is looking to grow and protect the game of hockey and its communities for generations to come. Today, Robert McLeman from Wilfrid Laurier University and the RinkWatch Project, writes about the importance of outdoor rinks during the COVID-19 pandemic. NHL Green and RinkWatch have been working together since 2016 with a common of goal of our protecting our game and planet for future generations.

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New arenas for Kraken, Islanders to embody NHL Green initiative

Existing venues also developing methods to fight climate change, promote sustainability

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

As part of the NHL Green initiative celebrating Green Month in April, NHL.com will feature stories on how the NHL is looking to grow and protect the game of hockey and its communities for generations to come. Today, how new and existing NHL arenas are combating climate change and promoting sustainability.

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NHL Green

NHL helps community rinks achieve environmental, financial sustainability

Partnership with I.B. Storey latest initiative to assist facilities

by David Satriano @davidsatriano / NHL.com Staff Writer

Community ice rinks throughout North America are facing unprecedented challenges because of the impact from the ongoing health crisis and resultant economic toll weighing on the industry.

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NHL Green

NHL, Chemours continue to promote sustainable rink solutions

Avalanche first team in League to upgrade to Opteon, non-ozone depleting refrigerant

by David Satriano @davidsatriano / NHL.com Staff Writer

The NHL and Chemours are doing their part to promote sustainable rink solutions across hockey at all levels in North America.

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NHL Green

Calumet Colosseum gets new refrigeration system from Chemours

Company's sustainable alternative in place at site of Hockeyville USA game

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Chemours upgrades Calumet rink

Chemours Company gives rink upgrade in Calumet, MI

The NHL and the Chemours Company provides sustainable refrigerant solutions to Calumet, Michigan, as part of 2019 Kraft Hockeyville USA

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CALUMET, Mich. -- The Chemours Company partnered with the NHL to provide Calumet Colosseum a new refrigerant system that will help provide a more sustainable, cost-effective solution for the rink.

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