Stadiums & The Environment Steve I Ron M Dan C. Stadium Construction. With the construction of the new stadium in Minnesota brought concerns to the community Fear of birds colliding into glass Construction generated dust Access to surrounding facilities around the clock Trash.
This ball park has an 8,000-ton retractable roof that requires a lot of energy to operate, but regenerative drive systems reduce power consumption so that it costs less than $10 in electricity to open or close.
There are 52 waterless urinals which means Marlins Park uses 52% less water than most stadiums.
The majority of the lighting comes from the windows and glass surrounding the stadium.