Investment in green lodging remains strong, survey finds

August 16, 2012 by  
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More hotels have water-saving programs and completely smoke-free facilities, and almost half have or are working toward green certification.

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Massachusetts planning food waste ban for businesses

May 24, 2012 by  
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Massachusetts businesses, including hotels, will likely face new regulations in mid-2014 banning food waste as the state grapples with limited disposal capacity.

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Turning employees into sustainable assets

May 24, 2012 by  
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EarthShare describes how companies can leverage volunteer programs into a win for impacted communities, their employees and their own balance sheets.

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Accor’s PLANET 21 program brings sustainability to all of its hotels

April 17, 2012 by  
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The hotel giant is expanding its environmental initiatives to align its future growth with environmental and social responsibility, while also helping its guests reduce their impacts.

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Lessons from Richard Branson: Boosting your brand with sustainability

March 27, 2012 by  
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Jean Oelwang, CEO of Virgin Unite, speaks with GreenBiz contributor Marc Stoiber about how Virgin has spread its entrepreneurial zeal around the world. Here are some lessons marketers could learn from Virgin.

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How Hotels Can Tackle Their 3 Main Barriers to Deeper Energy Savings

February 15, 2012 by  
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Even some of the biggest hotels have unwittingly passed up greater energy and cost savings despite aggressive sustainability agendas, according to new research that outlines how the industry can step up its efforts in energy management.

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The Greener Side of New Orleans

January 7, 2012 by  
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From nature preserves to eco-friendly hotels and sustainable building projects, there are plenty of examples of green businesses and recovery in the greater New Orleans area.

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Syracuse’s Hotel Skyler Becomes Third LEED-Platinum Hotel

December 2, 2011 by  
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After more than 18 months of work, the Woodbine Group’s 58-room hotel has landed the coveted top green ranking from the US Green Building Council. Here are some of the building’s green features.

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Hilton LightStay Program Cuts Hotel Energy Use by 6.6%, Saves $74M

October 25, 2011 by  
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The global hotel chain announced the 2010 results of its sustainability measurement system, finding significant cuts in energy use, emissions, waste and water use.

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Australia Unveils Carbon Tax to Fund a ‘Clean Energy Future’

July 11, 2011 by  
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Julia Gillard’s A$23-per-tonne carbon tax was unveiled this weekend as the Australian prime minister attempts to sell its controversial levy to voters.

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