Publications

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Key Energy Efficiency Technologies Database for SME Hotels.
This publication provides a clear overview of energy efficiency solutions that are available to SME hotels. It is not intended to be a step-by-step guide for hotel managers, but rather an overview of 20 solutions which can be easily implemented by a SME hotel.
2011
Best Practices Guide – Successful Renewable Energy Technologies integration in SME Hotels.
Since there is not a single, universal RET solution available, this study investigates different examples of how SME Hotels have successfully incorporated renewable energy technologies into their facilities.
2011
Key Renewable Energy (RE) Solutions for SME Hotels.
There are many renewable energy options available for SME Hotels: wind, solar, biomass etc. But which does one choose? This report presents an overview of each RE solution and the rationale, implementation, benefits and disadvantages of each one.
2011
Analysis on energy use by European hotels: online survey and desk research
This publication records the results of an on-line survey and desk research conducted to assess energy use in hotels across EU Member States, their use of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, and the factors that affect this.
2011
Factors and Initiatives affecting Renewable Energy Use in the Hotel Industry
Following a series of interviews with hoteliers from different EU countries who have implemented RES systems and working from some of the main findings reported in the literature referred to in this document, the present report will analyse those factors and initiatives affecting RES use in hotels...
2011
HES User Manual
The HES User Manual guides users throughout the process of the e-toolkit, from the initial questionnaire to the report outputs, with the aid of screenshots for further assistance.
2011
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Applications in the Hotel Sector: TRAINING MANUAL
This training manual is intended to assist trainers and to raise the awareness of hotel decision-makers and staff about the opportunities for implementation and use of EE and RE technologies and practices.
2011
Policy and Practice for Global Tourism
Directed at all those working directly in tourism, as well as those simply interested in learning more about this dynamic sector, this publication brings together the ten major themes in world tourism today from sustainability to social networks and market trends to destination competitiveness....
2011
Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010
Jointly developed by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and UN Women, the Global Report on Women in Tourism 2010 marks the first attempt to map the participation of women in the tourism industry worldwide. In the context of responsible tourism and local development, this study seeks to...
2011
The Power of Youth Travel
The Power of Youth Travel AM Reports Volume 2 The second in the series of reports looking at specific areas of the tourism sector, The Power of Youth Travel features commentary from specialists, UNWTO Affiliate Members and other selected organizations on the importance of Youth Travel for...
2011