BSI delivers hotel carbon reporting

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Event management and booking agency BSI is to roll out carbon reporting on hotels to its clients, as the Government’s Carbon Reduction Commitment Scheme (CRC) comes into force.The report will enable BSI clients to monitor the levels of carbon produced as an outcome of their working output, and allowing them to modify travel policies in line with their environmental or CSR strategies.“We see this as a priority to address a major industry gap and enhance the selection process of clients’ preferred hotel programmes,” says BSI MD, Trevor Elswood. “We have engaged key suppliers and clients such as E.on and Fujitsu, working together towards the common goal of reducing carbon emissions”.UK travel manager for E.on, Judith Gledhill, adds: “Minimising the ecological impact of our business is a top priority and BSI’s reporting provides us with a much needed benchmarking tool for business accommodation.”
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