Trivandrum: Muthoot Pappachan Group owned property – Hilton Garden Inn, Trivandrum, has received the Kerala State Pollution Control Award from the Kerala State Pollution Control Board for its substantial and sustained effort in pollution control and for its initiatives towards environment protection through the year 2014.
The hotel’s initiatives included rain water harvesting, use of energy-efficient and environmentally friendly heat pump systems, highly efficient electrostatic precipitators, air purifiers, sewage treatment plant, recycling of water and the usage of eco-friendly refrigerant gases.
Minister for Power & Pollution Control Board, Shri Aryadan Muhammad presented the trophy and certificate along with a cash award to the team members from Hilton Garden Inn, Trivandrum at a ceremony held on World Environment Day at Ernakulum.
Vishal Gupta, General Manager, Hilton Garden Inn Trivandrum said, “Each team member’s contribution has made it possible for us to receive this recognition. Whether it is switching off lights or taking the steps, each one of us contributes to the saving of energy. We conduct regular training for our team members on environmentally friendly initiatives and how each of them can reduce pollution and their carbon footprint.”
Since 1989, the Kerala State Pollution Control Board has presented pollution control awards to companies that adopt best pollution control facilities and operate these efficiently. The awards are presented to entities in different industries including Stone Crusher, Dairy, Local Self Government Institutions, Hotels, Resorts, Government and Private Hospitals, and Print and Visual media.
Hilton Garden Inn, Trivandrum is an upscale 134-room hotel centrally located on Punnen Road in the capital city, minutes from prime government institutions, commercial establishments, popular tourist attractions, and shopping and entertainment hubs. The hotel is a 20-minute drive from the airport and 12 kilometres from the IT Technopark at Kazhakoottam.
Muthoot Pappachan Group, the 128 years old conglomerate has been providing solutions, services and expertise to lakhs of customers across the country in various domains like financial services, automotive, property, hospitality, and alternate energy.
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