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GreenHotelWorld.com offers travelers a green hotelroom

According to the UNWTO, the travel industry is accountable for 5 percent of all CO2 emissions in the world. Besides that, the industry also has a significant impact on the living conditions of local communities. The Hotel Sustainability Benchmark report of Cornell University indicates that an average midscale hotel room is responsible for 23 kg

GiveO2 offsets your carbon footprint

Measure and offset your transport based carbon footprint by installing the GiveO2 app on your phone. By turning on the GiveO2 tracker, the app automatically saves your trips so you can better understand your carbon footprint. Linking your account to beintoo enables you to earn Bedollars which can be redeemed for real discounts. A vision

Hermit Houses provide a sustainable retreat into nature

Originally designed by Daniël Venneman and Mark van der Net for the Oerol festival, the Hermit Houses concept has developed into a sutainable holiday retreat. The designers of the Cloud Collective wanted to offer festivalgoers a place to relax during the festival in their 14 square meter cabins. Today, Hermit Houses is a fast-growing collection of

The Uniquely Green Hotels of the New Millennium

Renewable, green, clean energy is all the rage. Some people love it because of its environmentally sound approach to energy and power production, and some love it because it represents a sort of mini Industrial Revolution. After all, there’s money to be made, and all you need is the sun! Personal motivations aside, renewable energy

Greenloons, the AirBnB of eco travelling

Founded by Irene Lane, Greenloons is an online booking platform for eco-certified travel adventures. The ecotourism platform aims to become the AirBnB for green travellers.Lane describes herself as “an eco-conscious mom who loves to travel in an environmentally responsible manner”. The site lists hundreds of eco tours, green volunteering opportunities as well as offering eco-travel