Home of cricket goes in to bat against climate change

12th February, 2017
Lords is widely known as the home of cricket Pic: Getty

Cricket’s spiritual home is joining the fight against climate change.

Marylebone Cricket Club, home of Lord’s, wants to avert more damage from severe weather which has already cost millions of pounds and wrecked historic grounds.

In response to this sticky wicket, the club has shifted its electricity consumption to 100 per cent renewable energy in a deal inked with EDF Energy.

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