Tag: carbon footprint

Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before
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Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2019

As travelers from around the world flock to Japan's hotspots like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka ahead of the 2020 Olympics, ... Read More

How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?
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How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?

editor editor- June 11, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Team visited Trade Partners in Scandinavia
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Seychelles Tourism Board Team visited Trade Partners in Scandinavia

editor editor- June 10, 2019

Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) head of the company, Mrs. Sherin Francis and Key STB representatives on the European market visited ... Read More

IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme
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IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on governments to continue ... Read More

Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU
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Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Neste, a renewable fuels producer, and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ), have signed a Memorandum ... Read More

United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight
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United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

United Airlines made history today – World Environment Day – with the departure of the Flight for the Planet, the ... Read More

United Airlines makes history flying most eco-friendly commercial flight
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United Airlines makes history flying most eco-friendly commercial flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

United Airlines made history today – World Environment Day – with the departure of the Flight for the Planet, the ... Read More

Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest
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Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?
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Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?

editor editor- May 7, 2019

Electric vehicles (EVs). They need recharging just like a fossil-fuel car needs to stop in at a gas pump. But ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International reveals impressive global expansion plans at ATM 2019
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Swiss-Belhotel International reveals impressive global expansion plans at ATM 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Swiss-Belhotel International has concluded four successful days at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), where it updated the Middle Eastern travel ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM
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Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today ... Read More

San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses
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San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Today Proterra announced that San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has purchased six 40' Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and three ... Read More

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai participates in Can Collection Day
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Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai participates in Can Collection Day

editor editor- March 30, 2019

The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai has been making great strides in cutting down its carbon footprint by implementing the best ... Read More

Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond
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Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

A day to promote environmental awareness and bring attention to the protection of the planet, Earth Day is celebrated in ... Read More

Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan
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Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan

editor editor- March 22, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is focusing on three key sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s ... Read More

New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku
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New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 19, 2019

Costa Crociere celebrated the technical launch of the new flagship Costa Smeralda at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland. During ... Read More

AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019
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AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand’s home-grown luxury boutique hotel specialist, is on a mission to become a single-use plastic-free hotel company ... Read More

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Livist Resorts Group unveils first Petchabun in Thailand luxury designer boutique resort

editor editor- February 26, 2019

Livist Resorts Group, owned by the D Living Properties Co., Ltd. Revealed its first property Livist Design Resort Pechabun, the ... Read More

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights
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Cinnamon Lodge Habarana reaches greater heights

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana is a 5-star resort nestled in nature’s serenity right in the heart of Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle ... Read More

Malta’s National Museum of Fine Art housed in a historic, eco-friendly landmark
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Malta’s National Museum of Fine Art housed in a historic, eco-friendly landmark

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

MUŻA, the recently opened National Museum of Fine Art in Malta, represents a significant development in the history of museums ... Read More

JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets
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JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will purchase 18 Proterra Catalyst E2 vehicles for shuttle service at ... Read More

Going green is the only way at Ladera Resort
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Going green is the only way at Ladera Resort

editor editor- December 19, 2018

Green Globe certified Ladera Resort which continues to plant its own fruit trees and herbs that provide fresh ingredients for ... Read More

Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050
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Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and UN Climate Change today showcased how the travel and tourism sector can ... Read More

Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards
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Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

See the full list of award winners. This year’s awards attracted 200 entries from 87 organisations and individuals worldwide. The ... Read More

Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy
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Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy

editor editor- November 30, 2012

Everything that we do leaves a carbon footprint on this Earth, whether taking a flight to a beachside resort, washing ... Read More

Unified methodology to measure hotel carbon footprint
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Unified methodology to measure hotel carbon footprint

editor editor- June 13, 2012

The International Tourism Partnership (ITP) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), in collaboration with 23 leading global hospitality ... Read More

Visitors Bureau’s Hafa Adai Pledge to strengthen Guam brand
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Visitors Bureau’s Hafa Adai Pledge to strengthen Guam brand

editor editor- January 6, 2012

TUMON, Guam - The US Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs recently funded a buy local program on ... Read More

Wider benefits of high-speed rail confirmed in new studies
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Wider benefits of high-speed rail confirmed in new studies

editor editor- December 10, 2011

The carbon footprint of high-speed rail can be up to 14 times less carbon intensive than car travel and up ... Read More

Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy
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Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy

editor editor- September 19, 2011

Everything that we do leaves a carbon footprint on this Earth, whether taking a flight to a beachside resort, washing ... Read More

Tourism organizations collaborate on unifying hotel carbon measurement
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Tourism organizations collaborate on unifying hotel carbon measurement

editor editor- August 31, 2011

The International Tourism Partnership (ITP) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) are collaborating on a groundbreaking initiative to ... Read More

Improving energy efficiency in the hotel industry
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Improving energy efficiency in the hotel industry

editor editor- December 23, 2010

Measuring energy consumption, the carbon footprint, and providing sustainable investment possibilities are the key components of an E-toolkit, which could ... Read More

Green tourism partnership yields results for environment
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Green tourism partnership yields results for environment

editor editor- February 27, 2010

Making money by going green, by reducing the company’s carbon footprint to zero – now that is a challenge, but ... Read More

San Jose plants its roots in green meetings and travel
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San Jose plants its roots in green meetings and travel

editor editor- October 1, 2008

SAN JOSE, CA – San Jose is grounding itself in the wide world of green. Going beyond the standard programs, ... Read More

PATA employs “greening” measures in Hyderabad
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PATA employs “greening” measures in Hyderabad

editor editor- September 18, 2008

HYDERABAD, India (September 17, 2008) - PATA is reiterating its commitment to the environment by taking actions towards the greening ... Read More

Visiting Austria will likely reduce your carbon footprint
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Visiting Austria will likely reduce your carbon footprint

editor editor- June 26, 2008

A new section on the website of the Austrian National Tourist Office UK and Ireland is highlighting the country's strong ... Read More