The aquatic excursions company Ocean Adventures Punta Cana won the National Cleaner Production Award in the Energy category, for the successful implementation of the project to reduce fuel consumption.
The award was presented by the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, as part of the actions envisaged in the national policy for sustainable consumption and production. For Ocean Adventures, the implementation of this project has meant improvements in key areas such as environmental, economic and social. In environmental terms, the reduction of CO2 emissions into the atmosphere by lower fuel consumption; economically it has represented a reduction of costs and operational costs and can achieve greater competitiveness for the country; and social contributions and awareness programs for present and future generations through activities that move the sensitivity towards environmental care.
Ocean adventures president, Marcial Giraldez said they have been carrying out a series of measures for the efficiency program operations and sustainability of tourism development with profound respect for the environment and marine life.