Building and Construction

Different ways Hotels can be built using green materials

Definition

There are multiple alternatives to use when building a hotel that will make it more friendly for the environment

Using solar panels to heat water

You could put solar panels on the roof of your hotel that can be used to heat water. Getting enough solar panels to heat all of your water could heat enough water for hundreds of houses.

http://www.proximityhotel.com/green.htm

Big image

Making sure your hotel is well insulated

The Orchard Garden Hotel in San Francisco has there hotel well insulated to help with the heating and cooling. This can save money for your hotel and helps the environment by not using those services so much.

http://www.theorchardhotel.com/green-initiatives-en.html

Big image

Use recycled building materials

A green hotel in NY has used as many recycled materials as they can when building and renovating their hotel. You can use things like recycled wood, or probably even some metals and things.

http://www.nylohotels.com/onlyatnylo-green-hotel.aspx
Big image