ON THE ROAD TO SUSTAINABILITY
With a drive to continuously be at the forefront of technology and contribute to the achievements of the Paris Agreement and UN Sustainable Development Goals, ROC is not only working towards a carbon neutral operation but also taking a holistic approach by focusing on three areas to prioritize sustainability.
Towards Zero Carbon through reduction of carbon footprint, use of renewable energy and emission offset.
WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING
Collective effort throughout the supply chain to manage resources effectively and eliminate environmental impact.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT & GENDER EQUALITY
Youth job opportunity, volunteer programme and engagement of schools & sports club. 40% of ROC’s core staff are women.
ROC SWEDEN: TOWARDS A CARBON NEUTRAL EVENT
Include electric and hybrid competition cars;
100% fossil-free biofuel to be used in non-electric competition cars;
Power to come from renewable and sustainable energy;
Accommodation for Participants, Staff, Teams and Guests within walking distance of venue at Pite Havsbad, which uses 95% sustainable power;
Use electric vehicles and machines for track build, airport transfers, etc.
Compensation for the remaining carbon emissions with gold standard credits locally.
ROC was the first major motor sports event to feature electric cars in 2010 with the Tesla® Roadster.
At more than 1000 horsepower (BHP), the new electric all-wheel-drive FC1-X produces 3G of acceleration and 0-100kph in less than 1.5 seconds.