Green Building Africa, through its division, Green Your Hotel, has recently installed a Solar Power (Photovoltaic) System for the New Maroela Hotel in Pretoria North. The hotel sets itself apart Read More
Green Your Hotel assists and educates hotel owners, managers and workers alike, on how to improve their ‘hotel working environment’ and save money at the same time. The simple and user-friendly design of the website enables the full spectrum of the hotel industry to be covered under relevant headings which introduces the visitor to environmentally friendly features, products, ideas and possible changes that can be made.
Our unique ‘What you need to know’ platform informs the hotel owner/manager of the benefits and negatives of individual technology or products, and importantly in these trying economic times, the average payback period for each product introduced (where possible). We also feature special deals on products that are tried and tested.
For those hotel managers that are looking for a more detailed environmental solution, we offer a full consultation service. A qualified professional will visit your hotel and submit a comprehensive environmental audit, listing all possible products and features that can be introduced to improve your efficiency, make your hotel more environmentally friendly and above all, SAVE YOU MONEY. Thanks for visiting Green Your Hotel!
Ways to Save
Colour Coded Waste Bins It’s very easy to reduce your building waste by sorting your waste as and when you dispose of it. A colour coded waste system does the Read More
Composting Composting on your hotel grounds is a great way to recycle some of your hotel food and hotel garden waste for re-use in your surrounding garden areas, planter boxes Read More
Hotel Management Systems Buildings use over 40% of all electricity consumed in the world and are the highest producer of Co2 emissions. Building Management Systems offer the hotel owner a Read More
Skylights Daylighting through the introduction of skylights in your hotel reduces the need to use energy sapping artificial lighting. At the same time it can enliven a building by bringing Read More
Eco-Friendly Gardens We have unfortunately evolved away from planting indigenous organic gardens. Instead plants are imported from other countries or climates, pesticides and fertilisers are used to keep hotel gardens Read More
Worm Farms Worm Farms can be novelty feature, an education feature for your guest’s kids and a wonderful marketing tool. More importantly, they are a great way to recycle your Read More
Wind Turbines Wind power is not new. Around 1600, many new industrial applications of windmills appeared – saw mills, paper mills, mustard mills and tobacco mills. These days we concern Read More
Double Glazing Doors and Windows Windows strongly influence the use of the building and the productivity and comfort of its occupants. The choice of glass has a direct effect on Read More