Following its debut season in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew has carried out three-big name place in the FIA’s environmental certification programme.
With correct weeks to race earlier than the originate of its second season in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew has been awarded the place of Three-Well-known particular person Environmental Accreditation by the FIA.
The aim of the FIA’s Environmental Accreditation Programme is to inspire and abet contributors to measure and enhance their environmental efficiency. The focal level is now not on environmental administration on my own, nonetheless also on continuously bettering present processes and procedures and laying the foundations for running in a sustainable model.
The Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew efficiently carried out the far away audit in December 2020. The a hit accreditation is the outcome of joint achievements at the Mercedes-Benz Motorsport amenities in Brackley and Brixworth, apart from those of HWA AG in Affalterbach. HWA AG, which is accountable for trackside operations, became as soon as also awarded with the Three-Well-known particular person Environmental Accreditation by the FIA earlier this 300 and sixty five days.
“I’m happy that our team has earned the FIA’s Three-Well-known particular person Environmental Accreditation after most efficient its rookie season in Formula E, joining the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Crew and the ranks of teams, organisers and racing sequence that maintain already reached this milestone,” acknowledged Ian James, Crew Predominant of the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew.
“We now maintain got a responsibility to now not most efficient notice the FIA’s requirements, nonetheless also to provide every little thing we are able to to lower our carbon footprint. So this seal of approval is an indispensable step for us, nonetheless somehow we desire to ascertain that we utilise your entire measures and levers at our disposal to absorb our team as sustainable as that you might perchance maybe imagine. And that’s precisely what we intend to provide.”
Jean Todt, FIA President, acknowledged: “The FIA must congratulate the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew on receiving the Three-big name place inner the FIA environmental accreditation. The team joins Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Crew in achieving the factors required for the very gracious level of certification and it presentations the stable dedication of the emblem to environmental sustainability. It is miles the third Formula E Crew with this place after Mahindra Racing and Envision Virgin Racing, and I’m delighted to respect that this number is continuously rising.”
Jamie Reigle, Chief Executive Officer of Formula E, acknowledged: “We’re happy that the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Crew has carried out FIA Three-Well-known particular person Environmental Accreditation. It’s encouraging to respect teams on the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship grid pushing for most efficient notice in an place so traditional to Formula E’s aim. Mercedes receiving this prestigious accolade for their efforts in sustainability reinforces their dedication to Formula E’s mission and to the FIA’s #PurposeDriven circulation.”