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Save da Planet

Save Da Planet Week

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  • Bears Energy Facts

    Bears Energy Facts


    Bears Reduce
    Soldier Field gameday image
    • Since remodeling in 2003, Soldier Field has lowered energy usage
      by over 24%.
    • Printing of media guides has been reduced from 30,000 to 1,000.
    • 20-25% of patrons to Soldier Field use public transportation.
    • 3 vehicle charging stations have been installed in the North Garage.

    Bears Reuse
    • Paper products used in Soldier Field bathrooms and concession stands are made of recycled products.
    • Printer and Copier cartridges are refilled.
    • Field turf is reused both at Soldier Field and Halas Hall on campus grounds or recycled for compost.

    Bears Recycle
    • Over 250 recycling bins are in use inside and outside of the stadium.
  • Constellation Facts

    Constellation Facts


    To date, Constellation's Efficiency Made Easy customers collectively have reduced CO2 emissions by 166,299,144lbs. That equates to:

    • More than 1 million tailgaters grilling with propane cylinders
    • More than 28 thousand tons of tailgate waste avoided
    • Almost 16 thousand Bears fans driving to Soldier Field
  • Save Da Planet Game Giveaway

    Save Da Planet Game Giveaway

    On Thursday, October 10, the first 40,000 fans in attendance for the Bears-Giants contest will receive reusable water pouches from Constellation and the Chicago Bears.

  • Reusable Energy Certificates

    Reusable Energy Certificates

    Constellation will retire renewable energy certificates (RECs) to cover the expected energy usage at Soldier Field for the Save Da Planet game on October 10th. The RECs will help those attending the game avoid approximately 42 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions – that’s more than 1,700 propane grills commonly used at tailgates!

  • Get involved

    Get involved

    In support of Save Da Planet, find out how you can volunteer with a conservation organization in your community.

    Visit www.chicagowilderness.org for more information on an organization near you.

The Chicago Bears and Constellation, the official energy provider at Halas Hall and a leading competitive energy supplier in Illinois, are partnering for the third annual 'Save Da Planet’ week leading up to the Thursday, October 10 game against the New York Giants.

'Save Da Planet' week will run from October 7 through October 11 with the goal of enacting sustainable business practices and raising awareness of conservation issues. The Bears organization encourages fans to engage in environmentally-friendly practices and adopt proactive ways to reuse, recycle and reduce their environmental footprint. On gameday, Constellation will retire renewable energy certificates (RECs) to cover the expected energy usage at Soldier Field for the game.

Save Da Planet Sweepstakes

Bears fans are encouraged to enter the 'Save Da Planet' sweepstakes, where they can win tickets to the December 29 home game against the Green Bay Packers. No purchase necessary. The sweepstakes will run from Monday, October 7 – Friday, October 11.

Mission Statement

The Chicago Bears are committed to doing our part to Save Da Planet by enacting sustainable business practices and raising awareness of conservation issues. Our organization encourages our great fans to engage in environmentally friendly practices and adopt proactive ways to reuse, recycle, and reduce their environmental footprint.