CLIMATE SCORE FAQ
The new standard of the hotel and meeting industry
Climate Score help travelers, as well as corporate purchasers to choose climate-friendly hotels and venues based on CO2 facts.
Climate Score is the hotel and meeting industry's new standard parameter with support from a broad range of companies, hotel search engines, industry organizations and goverments
Climate Score is used by hotels and venues as a tool to prioritize climate action and transform their actions into increased sales and cost savings
Climate award 2023
The hunt for this year's most climate-friendly hotel
Climate Score your event
We help you to show and
communicate how you have created a
a climate-friendly event based on real CO2 data
Update your Climate Score
Climate score is a dynamic parameter that you can always improve by providing new and more detailed data.
The Climate Score is based on CO2 facts
-acknowledged by leading climate experts
The Climate Score is based on facts the the hotels and conference venues CO2 emissions pr Guest. It is developed by klimascore.com with input from leading klimaekspert fra DTU. The method is based on internationally recognized methods and the newest available CO2 data.
The Climate Score is based on the documented climate impact from the destinations own data, which is based on 8 areas. The 8 subcategories have been chosen to visibly showcase the exact climate footprint, which is connected to stay at the hotel and venue
The scores ranges from 1-10, which makes it easy for you to choose a climate- friendly hotel. and venue. All you need to do is choose the place with the highest Climate Score.
Henrik Gudmundsson, Senior klimakonsulent, Concito
”Klimascore.com er grundige og seriøse. Vi har brug for klima-deklarationer som forbrugere. Jeg vil opfordrer alle hoteller til at kigge nærmere på klimascore.com”
Stig irving, lektor i livscyklusvurderinger, DTU General Manager - DBTA
"I have contributed with quality assurance for the methodological basis of climate score"
Henrik Gudmundsson Senior Climate consultant, Concito
"Climate Score is one og most thorough calculation methods. We need climate-declaration as consumers. I encourage alle hotels to take a further look at klimascore.com"
Stig Irving Olsen Associate Professor of Life Cycle Assessments, DTU
Stig Irving Olsen Lektor i livscyklusvurderinger, DTU ”Jeg har gennemgået metodebeskrivelsen og været i dialog med Klimascore løbende og vurderet, at metoden er retvisende med god kvalitet”
Companies can reduce CO2 emission equivalent to factory quantity
Companies have achieved large amounts CO2- and costs savings due to Covid-19. The current ambition is to define a new normal that is driven by politics and goals to maintain the reductions of CO2 emissions. Goals that can be realised by incorporating Climate Score as a criteria in future RFP’s and in continuously company purchases
Anne Mette Berg, General Manager - DBTA
"Most corporate puchasers are working on politics and goals for a climate friendly travels"
Johnny Thorsen VP & Digital sustainabilily expert, AmEx
"Climate and CO2 saving is the area that companies world wide focus on in their requirements for hotels and travel going forward. Climate score can help companies and hotels in the right direction"
We want to travel more climate friendly, but we dont know how. Climate Score will guide you towards the right direction
Source: momondo survey 2020
The world is set on pause. Everyone misses traveling and according to monondo's survey, 71% of danish population are motivated to travel greener, but they dont know how. Climate Score can be used as a tool to choose a climate-friendly hotel.
Per Christiansen, VP & EMEA Marketing, Kayak & Momondo
"It's clear to see that more and more travelers need help to travel climate friendly"
Green growth is Denmarks way out the crisis
Covid-19 has had tremendous impact on all businesses, especially the hotel industry.
The government is increasing their focus on growth and climate. An initiated strategi proposal of how danish leisure cam become more climate friendly has begun
Climate Score can be used to create growth and CO2 reductions
Simon Kollerup, Minister of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs
"I support Climate Score. Initiatives, like yours, can contribute to a green transition. Sharing your experiences and business development is something i highly appreciate"
A green recovery is a must
It has been difficult to run a hotel during the global pandemic. The re-opening has begun and we are facing a recovery of danish tourism. One of the cornerstones of the recovery is sustainability and climate
Climate Score is a tool for hotels to prioritize climate action, to gain maximum effect on both sales and cost savings. An important combination in the recovery on top of the pandemic.
Mai-Britt Jensen, direktør Comwell
”"Sustainability is an essentiel part of our business and culture"”
HR director, Comwell
Climate score is for everyone - small hotels or big hotel chains
Hotels can impact their Climate Score by taking climate actions, no matter the size of the hotel
Climate actions can be anything from changing the menu, replaces ingredients, establishing EV charging stations, implementing LED light sources and heatpumps. The options are many and one is not limited by the size of the hotel.
Mads Friis, Owner Benniksgaard hotel
"We are replacing our ingredients to most delicious pork-meat, which provides an improved Climate Score and bottom line"
Why is Climate Score justified in the industri?
The basic version of Climate Score is free of cost and available for everyone. For an affordable pris you can upgrade to an extended version including further documentation and consultation
Climate Score have the most complete method- and database in the industri, developed by experts with input from Concito and quality assurance by DTU. You wont find a matching quality level, national or global
Climate Score is setting the data base for the yearly Climate Award, the industris new award. The judges behind is combination of climate experts and experienced industri personas
Climate Score is different from most certifications like Svanemærket and Green Key by being 100% based on CO2 facts
Use klimascore.com search engine to book your next climate-friendly hotel. get tips on how to travel climate friendly without compromise
Use climate score
Use Climate Score as a tool to improve your hotels and venues climate action and transform their actions into increased sales and cost savings
Achieve CO2 savings
With our dataservices you can save CO2 emissions equivalent to a Pharma productions site. Calculate your CO2 savings potentiel
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