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Palma Congress Center sets new standard with 100% renewable energy commitment and eco-efficient management model


The Palma Congress Center is proud to announce its unwavering commitment to sustainability through the adoption of an eco-efficient management model, effectively securing 100% of its electrical energy supply from renewable sources. This landmark decision solidifies the center's dedication to reducing its carbon footprint and fostering a greener future for the community and beyond.

At the core of this commitment is the implementation of cutting-edge technologies and resource management strategies, allowing the Palma Congress Center to consistently enhance its environmental performance year after year. In fact, in 2022, the congress center managed to reduce its environmental footprint per client by more than 45% compared to the previous year.

Through the Melia’s environmental program SAVE, the center is taking a comprehensive approach to eco-efficiency across four key areas:

1. Contracting of Renewable Energy: The Palma Congress Center is procuring all of its electrical energy from renewable sources, reducing its scope 2 carbon emissions to zero.

2. Management and Monitoring of Energy Demand: Employing advanced energy monitoring systems, the center is able to optimize its energy consumption patterns in real-time.

3. Standardization of Efficient Products: The Palma Congress Center is selecting and promoting energy-efficient products and materials. This commitment to using environmentally conscious resources further solidifies the center's role as a frontrunner in eco-friendly event hosting.

4. Awareness of Employees: The SAVE program places a strong emphasis on educating and engaging the center's workforce. By fostering a culture of environmental consciousness among employees, the center aims to improve its environmental performance.

The Palma Congress Center firmly believes that adopting an eco-efficient management model and transitioning to 100% renewable energy are essential steps in achieving a more sustainable and resilient future. By embracing these principles, the center is setting an inspiring example for the events industry, demonstrating that responsible environmental practices can coexist with exceptional service and quality.

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