It's a new decade, Let's Do Everything We Can For Mother Earth
2020 Let's Do Everything We Can For Mother Earth
AFAR Travel Guide published a really great guide on how to be eco while traveling:
* 8 ways to minimize your environmental impact while traveling," https://www.afar.com/magazine/easy-ways-to-lessen-your-impact-as-a-traveler ,
# 5, "Take a Closer Look at Your Hotel."
Old is the New Green: The study, called “The Greenest Building: Quantifying the Environmental Value of Building Reuse,” was done by the Seattle-based sustainability think tank Preservation Green Lab, an offshoot of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Even if the new stuff (building) is significantly more energy efficient than the existing stock, it will take decades to recover the initial environmental costs of building it all.
We don’t have that kind of time.