All posts tagged "Green Meeting Rooms"

What's happening at our Central London Conference Venues

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Finalists Responsible Waste Management and the Resource Conservation categories of the 2013/2014 Sustainable City Awards

All applications have now been reviewed by the judges. I would like to congratulate you as Cavendish Conference Centre has reached the shortlist for the Responsible Waste Management and the Resource Conservation categories of the 2013/2014...

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2014 – Green Party / Wrap / Forestry Commisson etc

Our market leading environmental credentials are being recognised by a growing number of organisations. So far in 2014 we have hosted the Green Party’s annual conference, CABI’s 393rd executive committee meeting, a number of events for...

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Cavendish Venues chosen by Green Party for their annual conference

Cavendish venues were delighted to be chosen to host the European Green Party’s hustings on Saturday the 18th January. Our Cavendish venue was chosen after a detailed search. Evidence of just how far we have gone in delivering London’s leading sustainable meeting and conference venues. For details of our green credentials see www.cavendishconferencevenues.co.uk/green-venues-london/   In addition we have a long standing CSR (corporate social responsibility strategy) see www.cavendishconferencevenues.co.uk/documents

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Things are looking up?

Looking through our forward diaries there seems to be no doubt that right at the moment things are getting better.  Despite adding 50% more capacity in the last year to 18 months are forward diaries are now fuller than they have been for a very long time. The scary thought is that maybe this is a blip maybe we will be swept back into the hellish place we have only...

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Cavendish Conference Venues move to Smart meters

Cavendish Conference Venues move to Smart meters We are installing smart meters at all our London conference venues for all our electricity supplies. This is part of our ongoing commitment to be as green / sustainable as possible. Smart meters are invaluable; they measure our electricity consumption far more accurately than conventional meters. We use the meter readings to check for electricity leakage and wastage, as such accurate meters will...

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Sustainable Standards for Conferences and Events – Absolute Chaos

At least 10 standardised ways of measuring the sustainability of a conference event or meeting, could things be more chaotic.   With ISO 20121 being mooted as the new international standard for sustainable events, sitting atop of the domestic standard of ISO 14001, then we have BSI 8901 as a further refinement. Sitting beneath these are a whole host of individual UK government supported measures, Green Tourism Scheme, Green Mark,...

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