Ski resorts

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Item
19 February 2013

[Ecosign response to Green Salvation rejoinder

Author: Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Ltd

...It is disconcerting to learn that Green Salvation’s petition was drafted a year ago and pre-dates the Design Team’s involvement in the Kok Zhailau project. Please note that we are not responsible for statements that pre-date our involvement in the...

Read more

NGO rejoinder
18 February 2013

Response by Engineerisk: NGO issues rejoinder to companies’ responses to health & environmental concerns about Kok-Jailau ski resort construction.

Read more

Article
18 February 2013

[PDF] Reply to Green Salvation letter of February 11, 2013 to Business & Human Rights Resource Centre and subsequently forwarded to the Kok Zhaylau Design Team referenced in that letter

Author: Dr. George Zelt, CaspiEcology Environmental Services, LLC

...On behalf of members of the Design Team we are happy to reply to your comments and thank you for your interest...The area planned for construction of the bases is not involved in the mountain-city air exchange...[T]he polluted Almaty air -that...

Read more

Item
11 February 2013

Response by KPMG: NGO issues rejoinder to companies’ responses to health & environmental concerns about Kok-Jailau ski resort construction.

Read more

Article
11 February 2013

[DOC] [Green Salvation rejoinder regarding Kok-Jailau resort concerns]

Author: Sergey Kuratov, Green Salvation

We appreciate the responses received from the Design Team sub consultants of Kok-Zhailyau project – Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Ltd, KPMG, Horwath HTL, CaspiEcology, Engineerisk, ARUP, and GeoData Plus (Design Team). However, it is rather...

Read more

Company response
28 January 2013

[Ecosign response regarding Kok-Jailau ski resort concerns

Author: Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Ltd.

Over the last 40 years, Ecosign (ECOlogical-deSIGN) has firmly established itself as a world leader in the design of successful, award winning, environmentally responsible and profitable mountain resorts completing over 380 resort development projects...

Read full response

Article
1 January 2013

[Petition to ban the construction of the mountain ski resort in Kok-Jailau] [Kazakhstan]

Author: Защитим Кок-Жайляу (Zashchitim Kok-Jailau)

...The topic of construction of the new ski resort in Kok-Jailau valley was first raised in 2007...The project includes construction of an international resort with...ski tracks...construction of ski tows, hotels, restaurants, retail and entertainment...

Read more

Article
15 December 2009

In Letter to Obama, Leading US Businesses Call for Leadership at Copenhagen

Author: SolveClimate

More than two dozen of the United States' most prominent...companies sent a letter to President Obama today urging...[him] to take a leadership role when he arrives in Copenhagen...and secure a robust international climate agreement. "This agreement...

Read more

Article
1 October 2009

Letter to the International Olympic Committee: Human rights concerns related to Sochi Games [Russia]

Author: Human Rights Watch

...Human Rights Watch would like...to underscore the concerns regarding Russia's preparations for the Winter 2014 Games in Sochi...The procedures for notifying residents of expropriation, establishing compensation and resettlement...remain inadequate...

Read more

Article
1 January 2007

[PDF] Who’s Going “Carbon Neutral”?: A Compilation by Business for Social Responsibility

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

Who’s going carbon neutral?...[W]e have been surprised at the distinct lack of basic resources on carbon neutrality trends, and have therefore taken the step of compiling a list of the most prominent carbon neutral claims, at the company and project...

Read more