In 2007, the Novotel brand committed its network to the process of obtaining Green Globe environmental certification. Since then, 32 hotels and resorts In Asia-Pacific have earned certification, while 40 establishments in the region are currently in the process of being audited with a view to obtaining the label.
By the end of 2009, a total of 50 Novotel hotels had obtained Green Globe certification, with a further 118 committed to the certification process. The brand has set itself the goal of committing 100 percent of its network to the process by the end of next year.
(Source: ha+d online)