27 Sep '16, 9pm

Celebrating eco-friendly hospitality in Kentucky (USGBC Kentucky)

report, with more than five billion square feet of space in the United States alone, the hospitality industry represents an enormous sustainability opportunity. Although trends show that the growth of green building in hospitality, which now represents 25 percent of all new construction, is expected to continue at a strong pace, the hospitality industry is noticing another trend: a change in consumer behavior. Consumers are requesting sustainable resources, evaluating the indoor environment for health concerns and placing a preference on sustainable buildings. On Aug. 19, USGBC Kentucky celebrated certification of the first newly constructed LEED hotel in the state with a LEED plaque ceremony at the Hampton Inn & Suites Owensboro-Waterfront . Owensboro city commissioners, the county judge executive and Kentucky 7th District State Representative Suzanne Miles were joined by...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/celebrating-ecofriendly-hos...

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