• France (7)  vs. New Zealand (15)

Winner: France

Analysis: New Zealand advanced to the semifinals thanks to terrific forestry and agriculture ratings. But the Pacific island nation struggled with greenhouse-gas emissions per capita.

  • Germany (17) vs. Switzerland (2)

Winner: Switzerland

Analysis: Germany made it this far with fantastic biodiversity and forestry, but its struggling fisheries and air pollution dashed all hopes of playing for the Green Cup.