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Caribbean’s Largest Hotelier Partners with EarthCheck

Caribbean’s Largest Hotelier Partners with EarthCheck

30 March 2010 Press Release Hotel News

“Sandals Resorts International (SRI), parent company of Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts, Grand Pineapple Beach Resorts and The Royal Plantation Collection, recently unveiled an exclusive partnership with EarthCheck, the world’s largest certifier of sustainable travel and tourism operators.

Marriott Celebrates Earth Hour, Turns Out the Lights at 500 Hotels Worldwide

Marriott Celebrates Earth Hour, Turns Out the Lights at 500 Hotels Worldwide

29 March 2010 Press Release Hotel News

This Saturday, March 27, at 8:30 p.m., local time, Marriott-branded hotels and resorts worldwide will turn out the lights, for one hour, in support of Earth Hour - a global movement uniting businesses, organizations and individuals in taking action to raise awareness to the issues of climate change - and kick off the company’s month-long dedication to environmental awareness.

Robin Tauck Joins Marriott’s Efforts to Protect Amazon Rainforest

Robin Tauck Joins Marriott’s Efforts to Protect Amazon Rainforest

25 March 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Tauck Romano Innovative Philanthropy (TRIP) is joining Marriott International’s ongoing effort to leverage sustainable tourism, conservation and training in Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest. TRIP has committed $50,000 to support education and a new Sustainable Agriculture Learning Center within the Juma Reserve in the Brazilian state of Amazonas.

Hundreds of Starwood Hotels to Dim Lights for Earth Hour 2010

Hundreds of Starwood Hotels to Dim Lights for Earth Hour 2010

19 March 2010 Press Release Hotel News

For the second year, hundreds of hotels in the Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.  portfolio will participate in Earth Hour, the global environmental awareness event created by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), to send a powerful global message about the importance of environmental sustainability and caring for the planet.