MUMBAI, INDIA--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2013) - Continuing their commitment towards a green sustainable future, Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel and Lakeside Chalet, Mumbai - Marriott Executive Apartments switched off their lights for an hour from 8:30pm to 9:30pm on March 23rd, 2013 to support the Earth Hour movement.
The two busy Mumbai properties have been contributing to the society and its immediate surroundings for years through its various humble initiatives. As a luxury hotel and apartment complex in Mumbai, the hotels joined hands again, with a global movement that spreads awareness and action for the betterment of the environment. The hotels switched off the lights in all public areas for an hour to convey their concerns about global warming.
The Mumbai hotels also urged guests to switch off their room lights and join the hotel team at the lobby to pledge their support for the Earth Hour initiative.
Mr. Saeid Heidari, General Manager, convention centre hotel commented, "Our business mandate deeply involves green and environment preservation practices, thus participating in the Earth Hour is a natural extension towards the same. Observing Earth Hour is something that our staff and guests both are proud of and it is a small effort from our side to make our planet greener. We intend to involve and encourage everyone associated with our hotel to make their contributions and make them more responsive towards the conservation of energy during the Earth Hour."
Initiated by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and first celebrated in Sydney in 2007, the Earth Hour is a global sustainability phenomenon and is now observed in most countries around the world. The hotels were proud to be a part of this initiative. To learn more about the extended stay hotel's other initiatives, upcoming events or deals, visit: www.marriott.com/bomer.
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