Study finds Eco-Friendly Hotels in Spain to be More Profitable Than Regular Hotels

March 1, 2012 by  
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As we see an increasing number of eco-friendly holiday destinations popping up around the globe, a study from Cornell University has some great news for hotel owners and green vacationers alike: Spanish hotels that have earned the international environmental standard ISO 14001 show greater earnings and stronger performance than those who have not. Read the rest of Study finds Eco-Friendly Hotels in Spain to be More Profitable Than Regular Hotels Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: center for hospitality research , cornell university , eco hotel , eco resort , eco-tourism , international organization for standardization , ISA 14001 , spanish hotels , spanish tourism

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More Than Half of Tuna Species Facing Extinction, But Over-Fishing Them is Too Profitable to Stop

July 15, 2011 by  
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Photo: Flickr , CC Sh.. Just Got Real As we’ve written about previously , tuna’s in trouble, and it’s not just limited to one species and/or one geographical region. A new study conducted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and published in the prestigious journal Science found that 5 out of the 8 tu… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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House of Reps Passes Amendment Banning Implementation of 2007 Light Bulb Efficiency Improvement Law

July 15, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: James Bowe via Flickr/CC BY Sigh. After rejecting a measure that would have fast-tracked the repeal of a law signed by George W. Bush to tighten up efficiency requirements for light bulbs, the House of Reps passed an amendment that would prohibit spending to enforce those standards.

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