:: ARCHIVE :: 20.10.14
Electric Vehicle Event
Responsible Tourism Group: Electric Vehicles – the nuts and bolts of installing a charging point at your business and information on any funding and support to do this. Find out about the business benefits of catering for electric vehicles from Welsh tourism businesses that have already gone down this route.
Roger Stevens Lasswade Hotel talk about their collaboration with other hotels in mid-Wales and their electric car holiday package
Nathan Cousins from St George’s Hotel Llandudno installed their EV charging point 2 years ago and share their experiences including the business benefits.
Gareth Jones from Carbon Zero provide information on installing EV charging points and available support.
Bill Maddocks from Slaters Cars provide a brief overview on electric cars and bring an electric car to demonstrate.
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Dr Shaun Russell (chair) talks about his experiences of electric cars in China.
Ian Cook provided an insight to the requirements of a business using electric vehicles and the business benefits.
The aim of the Responsible Tourism Group is to bring all those interested in the contribution of tourism to the economy, society and environment of North West Wales together in an informal networking group. The Green Innovation Network and WISE Network are working together to provide a space to share ideas, inspiration and best practice, to link businesses and academics to manage tourism more sustainably.
For more information please contact Gwenith Elias or call 01248 383756.
“We have greatly benefited from our engagement with the WISE Network programme and look forward to making further progress in both reducing the impact of our operations and extending our offer to those who are hard-to-reach.”
Warren Jones, Manager
Beaumaris Leisure Centre