This became the First Hyatt globally ever to achieve USGBC LEED Platinum Ratings in Existing Building Category.
33 years old building, they are constantly improving their systems and saving a lot in OPEX.
The Ashok, 25 acres hotel property owned by India Tourism Development Corporation Under Ministry of Tourism.
This was built in 1959. This building received USGBC LEED GOLD in existing building category.
There has been lot of learning and challenges for an old building like this. If this building can be upgraded and retrofitted, I guess all similar buildings can be redeveloped and retrofitted. It may be time consuming.
But Improving life cycle of the building and setting up a culture of sustainability does have long terms impacts.