Deceuninck-QuickStep fully offset carbon emissions for 2020 season

ALTEA SPAIN JANUARY 12 Dries Devenyns of Belgium Andrea Bagioli of Italy Julian Alaphilippe of France World Champion jersey and Fausto Masnada of Italy and Team Deceuninck Quick Step SWorks Tarmac SL Specialized during the Team Deceuninck QuickStep 2021 Training Camp deceuninckqst TheWolfpack on January 12 2021 in Altea Spain Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Deceuninck-QuickStep at their pre-season training camp in Spain (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Deceuninck-QuickStep have announced that they have offset all their carbon emissions for the 2020 season. The Belgian team have worked with the CO2Logic organisation to calculate their carbon footprint over the past year, and supported projects in Uganda and France in order to compensate for their emissions total.

Back in January 2020, the team announced their intention to offset their carbon emissions by helping to supply safe drinking water in Uganda as well as supporting a conservation project near Mont Ventoux. In 2020, the team emitted 1288 tons of CO2, they said.

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