SDG: SDG 7 Affordable & Clean Energy
Posted Date : 5th November, 2018
Tourism is a key industry in the Spanish economy. Spain was in the World top three ranking by international tourist arrivals and by income in 2015. The development of the tourism industry is essential to maintain the established economic system. However, if the environmental requirements were not taken into account, the country would face a […]
Posted Date : 17th October, 2018
Kuoni Congress strives to act as a good corporate citizen which takes into full account the current and future economic, social and environmental impacts of its business. Kuoni Congress seeks to manage meetings, events and congress activities in an ecologically and socially sustainable manner.
Posted Date : 15th October, 2018
Buildings account for 40% of the European Union’s (EU) total energy consumption and 36% of CO2 emissions. Accommodation is responsible for 21% of the tourism sector’s CO2 emissions. While there is immense potential for savings in this sphere, the hospitality sector’s fragmented nature poses challenges to this objective. As EU directives for Nearly Zero Energy […]
Posted Date : 15th October, 2018
Tourism is one of the strongest pillars of Dubai’s economic growth. With the aim of attracting 20 million visitors by 2020, Dubai has set clear targets for sustainable development. These are in line with the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, […]
Posted Date : 11th October, 2018
Ladakh, located in the Indian Himalayas, boasts rich cultural heritage due to its location on the ancient silk route. Tourists from around the world visit the area to meditate, explore its mountain valleys and its traditional heritage. Local communities were largely dependent on kerosene lamps for lighting, which emitted toxic fumes and caused health problems. […]
Posted Date : 31st August, 2018
Wynn Resorts invests heavily in alternative energy with the aim to reduce environmental impact, ensure a reliable power supply, and reduce peak demand on local power grids. In 2017, the Wynn Solar Facility was completed, a 160- acre solar energy facility located in Fallon, Nevada, hat is dedicated to providing sustainable energy solely to Wynn […]
Posted Date : 21st August, 2018
The Global Sustainable Tourism Dashboard provides a broader insight into how the sector is contributing to the SDGs by tracking indicators across a range of relevant sustainability dimensions.
Posted Date : 21st August, 2018
Offbeat Tracks is an experiential travel company that promotes experiential and sustainable travel across India. We work with rural communities to encourage homestay based experiential travel with a focus on rural micro entrepreneurship and skill development. All our projects are set out to promote sustainable and responsible travel in alignment with the Sustainable Developmental Goals […]
Posted Date : 14th August, 2018
In order to raise some un-addressed yet fragile mountain development issues, GEA is organising 1st International Conference on “Sustainable Mountain Development & Tourism (SMDT)” at Kathmandu/Nepal, by supporting the philosophy & mission of UN-SDGs ( & UN WTO ( collectively. We seek support from everyone or anyone, who is really concerned abt Mountain issues by […]
Posted Date : 9th August, 2018
The Adventure Junky App is ‘earth’s sustainable travel game’. Adventure Junky uses the proven tool of gamification to engage the world’s biggest demographic – Millennials – to travel more sustainably. With literally billions of travellers circling the planet every year, the travel industry has a significant impact on the well-being of people and planet. Adventure […]