Today we installed a new composting machine for the treatment of the organic waste from our kitchen and restaurant: we want to reduce waste, and the emission of greenhouse gases and produce a quality compost for our gardens. Our team will now deposit organic waste daily in the “Big Hanna” composter. We hope that inContinue Reading “Implementing innovative waste management measures”
Again, we are starting to collaborate in a new EU pilot project iniciative. This time it will be: “Urban Waste”. The project will develop eco-innovative and gender-sensitive waste prevention and management strategies in cities with high levels of tourism in order to reduce the urban waste production and improve municipal waste management. In our specific case the firstContinue Reading “New EU pilot project: Urban waste”
Our hotel has been contacted regarding the second phase of the Watify initiative – an awareness-raising campaign, funded by the European Commission, on digital and technological transformation. The objective of the Watify initiative is to speed up the modernisation of Europe’s industry and to unleash new business opportunities in Europe. The Watify team has developedContinue Reading “WATIFY initiative – Hotel Tigaiga”
Again this year, several countries are organizing the international photo competition “Wiki Loves Earth“ of scenic landscapes. Spain is right now in the middle of the one-month contest period, which finished on May 31st. If you wish to join with your lovely Tenerife holidays photos just click on the following link: https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anexo:Lugares_de_importancia_comunitaria_de_las_Islas_Canarias Good luck!
Do not miss the legendary 18th edition of the Tigaiga Classic Oldtimer Rally, here in Puerto de la Cruz. On Sunday 20th November it will happen again: the legendary old timer rally “Tigaiga Classic” with the timeless universe of the beautiful vintage cars. Wrooom, wrooom: An absolute must-see for all fans – around thirty of these fantastic cult-cars willContinue Reading “On your mark, get set …..”
ISES, AEDES and the University of the Balearic Islands are organizing the 2016 edition of EuroSun, the ISES European solar energy congress.(http://eurosun2016.org/) On Friday 14th October, 2016 Ana Palmero, FEUP (Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto) will present Poster D1-04 Energetic analysis of the implementation of renewable energies in a Canary Island hotel HOTELContinue Reading “International Conference on Solar Energy for Buildings and Industry”
For more than 20 years, TUI, Germany’s leading tour operator, rewards hotels for their high environmental and social standard with the ‘TUI Umwelt Champion. For more than 20 years, Tigaiga has been awarded ! Hotels need to have a valid sustainability certification, which reflects the environmental and social performance and is recognized by the GlobalContinue Reading “TUI Environmental Champion 2016: Tigaiga awarded!”
The Tigaiga has just achieved a prestigious Travelife for Hotels & Accommodations Gold Certification 2016 -2018. Travelife – the international sustainability certification scheme – assesses a property’s performance in managing their social, environmental and economic impacts. The labelling scheme helps hotels cut costs and increase sales, by improved sustainability. To gain Travelife Gold certification the hotelContinue Reading “Tigaiga achieves Travelife Gold certification 2016”
Thank you for sharing the nice photos Sras Kramm & Fockelmann!