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Florida Green Lodging and IHG announce joint initiative

Florida Green Lodging and IHG announce joint initiative

DEP Green Lodging Program joins IHG in effort to increase eco-tourism The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Green Lodging Program and IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) have joined together in an effort to boost eco-tourism throughout the state. These programs will encourage hotel properties to continue to develop new strategies and implement practices designed to promote green […]

Sustainability at Alila Hotels & Resorts

Last month we spoke with Mark Edleson, President of Alila Hotels & Resorts to find out how and why sustainability is on the group’s agenda With all properties approved by EarthCheck standards and a carbon-neutral headquarters, Alila Hotels & Resorts have plenty to discuss  when it comes to sustainable initiatives. Whilst there is still progress […]

Starwood and NRG Energy announce alliance

Starwood Hotels & Resorts and NRG Energy introduce an industry-leading alliance to develop solar power at hotel properties From the Caribbean Summit of Political and Business Leaders that took place in the British Virgin Islands last week, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and NRG Energy announced a new global alliance to expand the use of […]

Travelife for Hotels and Accommodations welcomes its 1,000th hotelier member

Travelife for Hotels and Accommodations, is delighted to announce that the Side Star Park Hotel in Antalya, Turkey has become its 1,000th hotelier member. The hotel joins an impressive range of properties across 45 countries that are already using the sustainability system to improve the way they manage their environmental and social impacts. Travelife is […]

Statler Hotel collaborates with Clean the World

Cornell University’s Statler Hotel joins up with Clean the World to help stop the spread of disease around the world The Statler Hotel at Cornell University has joined other hotel companies in announcing a new collaboration with Clean the World, an innovative not-for-profit organization that aims to stop the spread of preventable diseases around the […]

NH Hoteles reveives Green Supplier Award

NH Hoteles receives the green supplier awards from Imex and GMIC for its environmental excellence and innovation in the meetings, incentive travel, conventions and exhibitions segment based on the results of the chain’s sustainable development measures NH Hoteles has been awarded another prestigious accolade for its environmental excellence and innovation on the sustainability front. The […]

Hotels wanted for Responsible Tourism Awards’ new Water Conservation category

In support of the United Nation’s International Year of Water 2013, the World Responsible Tourism Awards introduce a new category valid for one year only: “Best for Water Conservation” Water conservation is one of this year’s WTM 3 responsible themes, which has long advocated for access to clean and safe water by supporting the charity […]

Shangri-La Asia issues second sustainability report

Shangri-La Asia’s 2012 Sustainability Report shows the company is making headway across its corporate social responsibility (CSR) focus areas Achieving sustainable operations is a major goal for Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd., which manages 78 hotels and will open 36 more over the next three years, including 23 hotels in mainland China. Shangri-La International’s President […]

Hospitality Action Week gets underway

Hospitality Action Week 2013 kicked off this week, and supporters up and down the country have been doing their bit to raise much-needed funds for the charity Here’s a snapshot of what the industry has already been up to, and will be embarking on over the next few days: Rob Hinsley and Dave Moss from […]

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