Call for contribution to the Policy Paper “Tourism as a driving force for regional cooperation across the EU”

Jul 18, 2016

The European Committee of Regions, Commission for Natural Resources (Tourism), is working on the opinion “Tourism as a driving force for regional cooperation across the EU”.

The opinion’s rapporteur, Mr. Hanspeter Wagner, Mayor of Breitenwang, Tirol, Austria invites NECSTouR Members to contribute to this policy paper, before it is adopted on the 27th of September.


Spirit Youth Project: Check out our new Website

Jul 15, 2016

Spirith Youth Project has now its own website

Enjoy into following the latest news related with this project. However, you van also check out the defintion of Spiritual Tourism provided by our partners from the University of Girona, have a look to some of the most beatifull pictures of our partner Regions and discover many other interesting issues related with spiritual tourism market within Europe.

For more information, visit www.spirityouth.eu


NECSTouR strongly condemn the Terrorist Attack Perpetrated in PACA

Jul 15, 2016

Message of the Presidency of NECSTouR, after the terrorist atack of last night in Nice.

"NECSTouR would like to express to our friends of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur our strongest condemnation of the cowardly and savage attack perpetrated last night in Nice, an act which can only be seen to demonstrate a willingness to destroying the inspiring values of the Republic.


neZEH E-Toolkit is now Online

Jul 12, 2016

After three year of intensive work, the partner organisation of neZEH Project finally launched the e-toolkit: a practical tool for hotel owners to help them benchmark their energy consumption comparing to the neZEH levels and to suggest appropriate measures for energy efficiency improvement and renewable energy integration in order to turn their hotels into nearly Zero Energy Hotels.


ETIS and Accessible Tourism Conference organised by the European Commission DG GROWTH

Jan 27, 2016

28 January 2016, Brussels

At this event sustainability and accessibility were presented as complementary strategies to successfully manage and promote tourism destinations.

The purpose of the event was to:

1. present the results of the second ETIS pilot testing phase, including recommendations and the revised toolkit of ETIS

2. identify policy priorities for accessible tourism in destinations, in particular focusing on accommodation, transport, attractions and customer satisfaction


Spanish Pilot Hotels endorsing neZEH status!

Sep 30, 2015

The RH Corona del Mar (Benidorm, Alicante) has defined its first initiatives to improve the hotel energy efficiency and performance according neZEH status:  Installing presence sensors, Implementation of an ozone system in the laundry to save hot water and reduce the use of detergents and chemicals and Replacing minibars by other models of lower energy consumption, among others.


The two Italian pilot cases of the neZEH project

Jun 03, 2015

Our member SiTI - Higher Institute on Territorial Systems for Innovation, Italian partner of the neZEH- Nearly Zero Energy Hotels, project with NECStouR , has identified the two Italian neZEH pilot cases.

A few weeks ago, the hotel owners signed the agreement with the team of the European project, agreeing to get involved and beginning the process that will lead them to become the first Nearly Zero Energy Hotels in Italy.




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