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Starwood Capital Group Establishes Benchmark with Groundbreaking Brand

The name of Starwood Capital Group’s new eco-friendly luxury hotel brand says it all—“1”. There is no doubt that C.E.O. Barry Sternlicht’s new brand...

Days Inns-Canada Signs On to HAC Green Key Eco-Rating Program

TORONTO—Days Inns-Canada announced its participation in the HAC Green Key Eco-Rating Program administered by the Hotel Association of Canada (HAC). Days Inns-Canada is the...

International Executive Housekeepers Association Honors The Ashkin Group

CHICAGO—The International Executive Housekeepers Assn. (IEHA) has honored Stephen Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group, with the 2006 William D. Joyner Achievement Award. The...

Wireless WiSuite System Can Reduce Hotel Energy Costs By Up to...

BOSTON—A new ZigBee wireless environmental automation system is enabling hotels and other facilities to eliminate energy waste and slash energy costs up to 40...

Tornado Industries Releases Green Commitment Statement

CHICAGO—At the recent ISSA/Interclean trade show in Chicago, Tornado Industries released its Commitment to Environmental Sustainability, establishing the company’s goals when it comes to...

Report Says European Hotel Guests Prefer Smoke-Free Environment

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CALIF.—As hotel brands in other parts of the world adopt smoke-free environments as their latest marketing strategy, a vast majority of European...

Doubletree Hotel in Portland, Oregon, Earn’s Green Seal Certification

PORTLAND, ORE.—The Doubletree Hotel & Executive Meeting Center Portland-Lloyd Center announced that the property has earned a Green Seal GS-33 Lodging Sustainability certification. The...

FuelCell Energy Named One of Connecticut’s Fastest Growing Technology Companies

DANBURY, CONN.—FuelCell Energy Inc., a manufacturer of ultra-clean and efficient electric power plants for commercial and industrial customers, announced it has been named to...

Xanterra South Rim Receives EPA Award for Waste Reduction

DENVER—The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Xanterra South Rim, L.L.C. a Green Purchasing Gold Achievement Award for its purchasing practices at the South...

greenhotelier Addresses Importance of Partnerships

LONDON—Individually, members of the tourism industry are no more able to solve the world’s problems than members of any other business sector. However, the...