A Resource Efficient Scotland Showcase Tour – Jurys Inn

Find out how one of Scotland’s largest hotels cut its energy and water consumption.

Date:

Fri, 31 Mar 2017
(2 hours)

Contact:

Resource Efficient Scotland

Email:

enquiries@resourceefficientscotland.com

Address:

Jurys Inn Hotel
80 Jamaica St
Glasgow
G1 4QG

Telephone:

0800 808 2268

Event web source:

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With over 320 bedrooms, Jurys Inn Glasgow is one of Scotland's biggest hotels. Since opening in 2003, the hotel has won a number of environmental awards including the Gold standard under the Green Tourism Business Scheme in 2007.

The Jurys Inn group of hotels has invested £300,000 in sustainable technologies since 2009. As a result it has been able to:

• cut its energy use by 9%
• cut its water consumption by 13%
• cut its CO2 emissions by 5%

Join us on a unique behind the scenes tour of this award-winning hotel to see the many successful improvements that have been made, including the:

• reduction of its waste by 70% and working towards zero waste to landfill;
• in-depth measuring and monitoring of its energy and water consumption;
• installation of low energy lighting across the building;
• comprehensive green management plan; and
• innovative environmental campaigns to engage staff and customers.

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