There are 0 properties currently listed in Kunshan. At this time there are 1 "Green" lodging properties listed of which this is the only lodging property that has completed the iStayGreen Audit. Swissotel Kunshan has been awarded a 4 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Swissotel Kunshan completed an audit of their property's compliance with over 70 unique eco-initiatives. Environmentally friendly measures that are reviewed include energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling, enviromentally safe cleaning, reduction of waste, ongoing maintenance, purchasing habits, plus many other factors. In it's efforts to create a more sustainable travel future and reduce their impact on our environment, Swissotel Kunshan employs 49 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Swissotel Kunshan please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
Completed the Green Audit by the China government authorities and awarded green hotel status in 2009
Laundry hot water, steam pipe heat preservation -Engine Room hot water, steam pipe heat preservation via insulating the pipes
The hotel has completed changing all PAR to 20W CFL lights
• fluorescent lighting in the rear of house areas – have changed to T5 type tubes, eliminating excess lighting while providing basic levels of illumination.
Staff training and staff orientation training regarding the practice of turning off lights when not in use - ongoing. • set-up style lighting is in place in the Chinese restaurant and ball room and policy dictates that for function set-up, cleaning and other general duties not requiring illumination, a minimum of lighting is to be used and then only the fluorescent lighting available.
• non-critical lighting in the front of house areas has micro-fluorescent type lighting installed.
• guest room lighting and power is key controlled, house keeping staff have been trained to only turn on the minimum and most efficient lighting in the Turn Down service, while lighting is not to be used in the servicing of rooms except at night.
? Power switching control of the guest floors has been divided allowing us to switch off incidental lighting during the day time. Power switching controls for the lobby level have been divided allowing us to switch off selected lighting when the natural light is of a sufficient level.
Solar Film Glazing – solar glazing in the most exposed glass areas provides a reduced heat build up and thus needs less energy to cool the affected areas. Three main areas of concern -
The gym and swimming pool, completed the instillation of a more efficient solar film glazing. .