First Central Hotel Apartments wins Best Green Technology and Sustainability Award
Award given by Hospitality Technology Forum for exemplary energy saving initiatives
Dubai, UAE (November 16, 2015) – First Central Hotel Apartments, located in TECOM, is the proud recipient of this year’s Best Green Technology and Sustainability Award for its exemplary eco-friendly initiatives to lower energy consumptions and reduce global warming
Photo Caption:-Mr. Abdulla Al Shammar (General Manager – First Central Hotel Apartments), Mr. Peter Marpuri (Managing Director – Quintessential 4 Media)
The announcement was made during the annual Hospitality Technology Awards ceremony organized by Quintessential 4Media. The Awards is a unique event that recognizes esteemed hospitality and technology innovators who have successfully achieved and implemented technological innovations to improve customer experience and business efficiency.
The Best Green and Sustainable Technology Award is given to a business that has carried out the best technology solution that adhere to eco-friendly practices. The entrants must provide how the technology will reduce wastage of any kind or offer a sustainable and cost effective solution to a business problem.
First Central Hotel Apartments received the award for its campaign of switching to energy-efficient LED lights in all of the hotel rooms and facilities including the installation of motion detectors on both ends of every hallway in order to lower the consumption of electricity. As a result the hotel has observed 40% to 50% energy savings on its consumption every month since implementing the initiative.
In accepting the award, Mr. Abdulla Al Shammar, General Manager, First Central Hotel Apartments, said: “We at Central Hotels, are honored to receive this award for Best Green and Sustainable Technology by utilizing LED Lights and Motion Detectors at First Central Hotel Apartments. This award is a great achievement and re-affirms our motto of being “The Center of Hospitality”. Our focus goes beyond delivering high-quality services to both leisure and business travelers, as we strive to support campaigns that aim to preserve our mother Earth. We heeded the call for Sustainable Development so we may protect the environment for this generation and the generations to come. We thank The Hospitality Technology Awards for recognizing our dedication to a Greener Environment.”
About First Central Hotel Apartments:
First Central Hotel Apartments is equipped with 524 modern suites that boast with contemporary finishes and an enticing cozy ambiance, giving every guest the ultimate comfort and respite. The hotel offers a wide range of leisure and business amenities including a mini Business Centre, Travel desk, a serene rooftop pool, well-equipped gym, and recreational facilities. Experience a balance of intercontinental cuisine when dining in the Panoramic Rooftop restaurant and gratify your cravings with the fresh palate in Manino Deli Café Restaurant and the sweet aroma of coffee in the Manino Terrace Café.