First Central Hotel Apartments switches off for Earth Hour 2015
A call to action in the preservation of the Earth’s natural resources for better life sustainability
Dubai, UAE (March 31, 2015) – First Central Hotel Apartments, managed by Central Hotels, one of the fastest hospitality companies in the UAE, turned off its lights as it joined the 7,000 cities and millions of people around the world who observed Earth Hour, the annual global campaign to combat the persisting effect of climate change.
Candles were lit in the hotel premises from 8:30 to 9:30 in the evening of March 28 as the lights of its external building and other internal lighting went off as a symbol of the hotel’s support on energy conservation and environmental protection.
First Central Hotel Apartments has been actively participating in the observance of the phenomenal movement of switching the lights off for one hour, including other environmental friendly activities which aim to augment valuable attention and call to action in preservation of the earth’s natural resources for better life sustainability by reducing wastage of energy, water consumption, and cut carbon emissions.
Simultaneously done by most of the hotels and famous landmarks in the city, Dubai recorded to save electricity usage of 255 MWh and 153 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions in just one hour.
Pioneered by World Wide Fund (WWF) in Australia last 2007, Earth hour has been successfully engaging individuals, households, organizations, and businesses in embracing the idea of an open source campaign in guarding the planet from massive and fast destruction.
About Central Hotels:
One of the fastest growing hospitality companies in the UAE, Central Hotels was established in 2014, to cater to both leisure and business travelers looking to experience Arabian hospitality in the heart of the city. With First Central Hotel Apartments as its flagship property, all 524 modern suites boast with contemporary finishes and enticing cozy ambiance, giving every guest the ultimate comfort and respite. The hotel offers a wide range of leisure and business amenities including a Business Centre, Travel desk, a serene rooftop pool, well-equipped gym, and sauna facilities. Experience a balance of intercontinental cuisine when dining in Panoramic Rooftop restaurant and gratify your cravings with the fresh palate in Manino Deli Café Restaurant and the sweet aroma of coffee in Manino Terrace Café.