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The Bristol Hotel awarded first GreenLeader accreditation in the city

The first TripAdvisor GreenLeader bronze status in Bristol has been awarded to The Bristol Hotel. The hotel has recently launched a Green Team and has been working in all areas of the hotel to “Go Green” with a different Green focus of the month. Among the initiatives the team has implemented has been recycling bins […]

The Traddock: building a sustainable community

The Traddock in the Yorkshire Dales has worked hard to achieve a GTBS Gold Award and works with local businesses to be more sustainable and encourage sustainability in the community. Introduction A Grade II-listed Georgian country house, The Traddock is a small, family-run hotel surrounded by the beautiful North Yorkshire Dales National Park. With 12 […]

Cornell Study Finds LEED Certification Boosts Hotel Revenue

A new study from Cornell University has found that hotels gain a revenue benefit when they are certified under the LEED sustainable building program. By comparing LEED certified hotels with a competitive set of non-certified hotels, the study found substantial increases in average daily rates and revenue per available room for the LEED hotels. The […]

Full energy savings need the whole building approach

Hoteliers are always looking to make energy savings, but in this Talking Point blog, Graham Buckley of Happy Energy says you need an integrated ‘whole building’ approach to energy efficiency if you want to deliver maximum impact. There has been a huge shift in the UK in the way businesses in the tourism sector look […]

Food Waste Webinar in September

ITP & Considerate Hoteliers launch Food Waste Webinar According to UNEP, roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — approximately 1.3 billion tonnes — gets lost or wasted. In the UK alone, this is estimated to cost hospitality businesses £2.5bn a year. Every bit of food you throw […]

Nakul Anand

Mr. Nakul Anand is Executive Director of ITC ltd., and in charge of the company’s hospitality businesses. ITC Hotels is one of the largest hotel chains in India with over 90 hotels in more than 70 destinations. Symbolised by its ‘Namaste’ logo, ITC Hotels integrated India’s tradition of hospitality with globally benchmarked services. With a […]

Qbic Hotel explains the value of community partners

Qbic Hotel London City has announced a new partnership with the charity Springboard, giving local people an opportunity to jump-start their careers. Aimed at helping young people to achieve their potential, the Springboard charity supports the unemployed by helping them get back into work within tourism.  Through Springboard, Qbic is providing school and college leavers, […]

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