06 Sep '11, 9am

Hotel Chains Standardize Carbon Accounting

Hotel Chains Standardize Carbon Accounting

Everybody travels and everybody stays at hotels one time or another but travelling comes with a steep carbon as well as water footprint . For example, every day you stay at a hotel, you might burn enough fossil fuels to release more than 33 pounds of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. The good news is that many hotels and holiday resorts have become aware of the issue and are introducing plans that makes your stay more eco-friendly . World’s Major Hotel Chains Come Together to Standardize Carbon Accounting Twelve global hotel chains have come together to achieve a consensus on carbon measurement in the hospitality industry. These include Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental Hotels Group, Marriott International, MGM Resorts International, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts and Premier Inn – Whitbread Group. They are forming a new Carbon Measurement Working Gr...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/09/hotel-chains-standard...

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