15 Feb '12, 8am

How Hotels Can Tackle Their 3 Main Barriers to Deeper Energy Savings: Even some of the biggest hotels have unwit...

How Hotels Can Tackle Their 3 Main Barriers to Deeper Energy Savings: Even some of the biggest hotels have unwit...

Misperceptions about the most effective investments for efficiency and the potential impacts on guests have prevented hotels from reaping all the energy savings possible from today's technology. Similar sentiments and missed opportunities for savings prevail even at some large, sophisticated properties that have earned LEED certification and set strong sustainability agendas. Those are among the key conclusions of a study on energy efficiency and the lodging industry conducted by the Harrah College of Hotel Administration and the Cannon Survey Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Schneider Electric , which commissioned the research, released highlights of the study findings today. "There's such a tendency to rely on attacking the low-hanging fruit through a hands-on approach, such as physically turning out lights and switching (to energy efficient) lightbulbs," s...

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