Case Studies

There are countless incredible innovations contributing to increased energy efficiency, sustainability and financial security in all sectors of the travel and tourism industry.

Here we are featuring a selection of case studies that are representative of emerging technologies, business models, infrastructure, energy supplies and so on.

To submit a case study to feature on this site, please contact Arnfinn Oines at

  • Reunion Island Beach

    Green Energy Revolution: Reunion Island

    Reunion Island may be less notorious than its neighbours Madagascar and Mauritius. Yet for the adventurous, Reunion offers an active volcano on its south coast, 17 miles of beaches in the west, with mountains and forests in between.

  • Jonathon Counsell of British Airways presenting at the 2010 Symposium

    British Airways: Aviation's low carbon future

    Of all the sectors in the travel and tourism industry, aviation receives the most heat. As a growth industry, flight numbers are rapidly rising, whiles growing concern over global warming and probable impending legislation mean that the industry's contribution to global CO2 emissions must fall.

  • Wheal Jane Solar Farm

    Solarcentury: Installation successes

    Solarcentury is one of Europe's fastest growing and most innovative solar photovoltaics (PV) companies...

  • Agrinergie

    Akuoenergy: Agrinergie

    Agrinergie is an innovative programme that reconciles energy and agricultural production. Projects incorporate an agriculture section in all power plans, attempting to find the most appropriate crops for each soil type.

  • Green school

    Green School and Green Village

    View exceptional images from Green School and Green Village, pioneering the use of bamboo, a fast-growing, natural, local and renewable resource.