13 Feb '13, 2pm

Sailing the World's Cup into San Francisco's sustainable waters

Sailing the World's Cup into San Francisco's sustainable waters

Editor's note: Jill Savery will be speaking at the GreenBiz Forum in San Francisco ( Feb. 26 to 28) . Get more information about the event here . The America's Cup has not sailed smoothly into San Francisco Bay. The America's Cup Event Authority, the organization established to manage the event operations, paid a $225,000 settlement last summer after a group that included the Sierra Club filed suit, alleging the sailing races and required infrastructure would harm the waterfront. Race officials have also received the ire of some city lawmakers who argued the event would not adequately benefit the city. But the organization appears to have made it through those rough waters — and gearing up for the America's Cup Finals in September, local team Oracle is back on the water with a repaired boat following a calamitous capsize during training. As the event authority's head of su...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2013/02/13/sailing-worlds-cu...

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