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IMEX America announces sustainability results from inaugural 2011 show

In line with its principles of consistently reducing environmental impact, organizers of IMEX America, the IMEX Group, have announced key results from the inaugural Las Vegas show’s first sustainabi

Messe Berlin favors certified environmental quality

Messe Berlin is the first trade fair company that is now able to provide its exhibitors with a certificate confirming its environmental properties.

Global Environmental Fund to support Seychelles conservation

The Global Environmental Fund has offered a small grants program for approved proposals in the field of biodiversity, international waters, climate change, and other fields to applicants from the Seyc

Bentwood Inn – iconic Jackson Hole log lodge deepens its environmental...

The Bentwood Inn, located in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, is deepening their commitment to the environmental well-being of the region by implementing comprehensive environmental initiatives and teaming with

Fears expressed over environmental protection in Uganda

An expert workshop last week in Kampala, which brought together environmental and conservation specialists and related stakeholders, has ended with expressed fears over the rapid loss of forest cover

Bangkok Convention Centre achieves Green Globe benchmark

Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld has achieved the prestigious Green Globe Benchmarked Silver status under the globally-recognized benchmarking program.

Environmental marine life artist Wyland to open seafood restaurants

A start-up venture affiliated with Wyland plans to open two seafood restaurants on Oahu early next year — the first in Waikiki in January followed by a second in April at the West Oahu visitor desti

SriLankan Airlines flights “go green”

SriLankan Airlines has begun transforming its worldwide operations into environment-friendly "green Flights," becoming the first airline in South Asia to make a full and unconditional commitment to en

World’s most innovative ecoresort to be built on Monterey coastline

MONTEREY, CA - Security National Guaranty (SNG) announced today plans to develop the greenest ecoresort in the world on the Monterey Peninsula.

Sweden gains its first airport city

STOCKHOLM - Sweden's first airport city, the state-of-the-art Stockholm Airport City, is currently being built in the Stockholm region.

SolomonIslands-Hotels.travel geared towards responsible travelers

SolomonIslands-Hotels.travel is a new web portal that is opening the door to independent travelers wishing to book services with local tour operators and accommodations.

Ctrip greens travel with new international carbon offset partnership

SHANGHAI, China - Through a newly-formed international carbon offset partnership, travelers in China can now take responsible action for the carbon emissions generated from travel and accommodations.

EIBTM leading by example – turning to BS8901 for transparent environmental...

EIBTM, the Global Meetings & Incentives Exhibition (www.eibtm.com), is leading by example in its drive to promote sustainable practices in the global meetings and events industry and is currently impl

Gulf Air joins leaders to accelerate development of sustainable biofuels

MANAMA, Bahrain (September 25, 2008) – Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air has, with other leading airlines, Boeing and Honeywell’s UOP, a refining technology developer, established a group whos

Boeing joins aviation, energy and academic leaders to accelerate development and...

SEATTLE, WA (September 24, 2008) - Boeing has, with leading air carriers and Honeywell's UOP, a refining technology developer, established a group to accelerate the development and commercialization o

Klong Rua Village Environmental Education Program wins 2008 PATA Gold Award

The Klong Rua Village Environmental Education Program is a winner of the PATA Gold Awards 2008 in the Environment Award Category.

Divi Southwinds in Barbados earns green hotel status

CHAPEL HILL, NC (September 11, 2008) – The island of Barbados is a little greener after Divi Southwinds Beach Resort was certified as a Green Hotel - the first property in Barbados to receive the d

AeroGal becomes first airline to Receive Smart Voyager environmental certification

QUITO, Ecuador (August 22, 2008) - AeroGal, the premier airline flying to the Galapagos Islands, has received the Smart environmental certification.

International Tourism Partnerhsip sets industry standard for environmental hotel management

LONDON (August 20, 2008) - The International Tourism Partnership (ITP), the leading umbrella organization of responsible companies in the travel and tourism industry, today announced the release of th

Marriott meetings go green

BETHESDA, Maryland - The average three-day meeting at a Marriott hotel attended by 1,000 people produces more than 12 tons of trash, uses 200,000 kilowatts of power and consumes 100,000 gallons of wat

Lanjia Lodge: hill tribe discovery

Asian Oasis has been recognized as one of the first travel operators in Thailand realizing the significance of responsible tourism. It is innovative in producing travel programs that not only provide unique and fulfilling travel experiences for its clients but also give back to the visited community and the environment.