Eagles Plan To Make Lincoln Financial Field The World's Greenest Stadium

Lincoln Financial Field NFLArtist rendering via the Philadelphia Inquirer

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If everything goes right, the Philadelphia Eagles say they’ll have the greenest stadium in the world by the 2011 opener.The Eagles plan to add 100 ‘spiral-shaped wind turbines’ along the top of the stadium, 2,500 solar panels, and a cogeneration power plant that can run on alternative fuel such as natural gas. The three new additions will be enough to fully power Lincoln Financial Field by themselves.

By finding alternative energy sources the team anticipates saving $60 million over the next 20 years. 

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