Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has announced that 35 per cent of its hotels in South India have succeeded in fulfilling their energy requirements from renewable sources.
Gaurav Pokhariyal, Executive Vice President, Human Resources, IHCL, stated, “At IHCL, sustainability lies at the heart of all that we do, and we are constantly driven to make a positive impact wherever we conduct business. Our Paathya framework is a testament to our unwavering commitment towards building a future that is healthy and sustainable for all, and our endeavour to significantly reduce our carbon footprint is a much-required step towards this. Our South India hotels deriving 38 per cent of their energy consumption from renewable sources provides further impetus for us to achieve our 2030 goals.”
Currently, 30 per cent of IHCL hotels in India and 35 per cent of the hotels in South India portfolio are using energy from renewable resource.