Accor North America operates more than 1,200 upscale and economy properties including nationwide economy leaders Red Roof Inn, Studio 6 and Motel 6, and the upscale Sofitel and mid-scale Novotel and Ibis hotel locations in the
At the heart of Accor's sustainable development initiatives strategy lays the precepts of sharing, implementing, and monitoring high standards of environmental management across the entire organization. The ENERGY STAR rating provides the ability for Accor to measure and compare the energy performance of its hotels; facilitate the identification of properties where there is room for improvement; and identify high performing properties so that they can be recognized and established as exemplars of best practices.
By introducing the energy performance rating to their portfolio, Accor is now better able to understand how its properties stack up against other similar hotels nationwide. As a result, Accor is now able to rapidly benchmark its entire portfolio of more than 900 owned properties.
Accor North America joined ENERGY STAR in 2000.