Partners invest more … The process showed us where we doing well and how we can get even better in the future”Mr. Bruno Huber, General Manager & Regional Manager Jordan, Moevenpick Dead Sea Resort & Spa
Martin Molloy VP Technical Services, reviews the savings in utilities achieved via Green Globe certification of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. In 2011 more than 11,000 tons of CO2e and 1 Olympic pool of water per week was saved across the 25 properties.
General Manager Philippe Bonnot discusses the return on investment for water and energy saving technologies in Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai. Philippe also shares his determination to bring Green Globe to his hotel.
“Reduced electricity consumption with 11%, water consumption with 17% and paper consumption with 19% … 1 out of 5 clients participate at the “you decide programme” (how often they want their linen changed) … Partners ask more about the environmental actions … Local hotel initiative is now taken over by the hotel company … Employees are proud to work for the Hotel”Gitte Harder, Hotel Manager, Hotel Martinez, Cannes
“We have responsibility in terms of environmental protection and sustainability in general … great achievement to obtain the Green Globe certificate which is of course very prestigious … the Green Globe certificate is more complex than others … Green Globe is more a global sort of approach in compassing much more that just environmental … it covers pretty much all sustainability indexes … in a couple of years this will be a must to actually receive bookings from cooperate companies … more and more important for Hotels anywhere in the world to have such programs in place and practicing them at the same time”Peter Hoesli, General Manager Moevenpick Resort & Residence Aqaba, Jordan
One of the oldest and most established resorts in St Lucia, East Winds Inn is set amongst 12 acres of lush tropical gardens bordered by the golden beachfront of one of the most pristine bays of St Lucia. This Green Globe certified traditional resort boasts an exclusive luxury, Gareth Leach, tells TravelMole Publisher.