Globally there is consent about the negative impacts associated to hospitality industry. There are however numerous international organizations together with a wide range of proposals of how to pursue environmental sustainability of tourism activities and minimize their impact on climate change.
The Hospitality sector also hasn’t remained insensitive to this issue and has tried to devise many ways and means of how to deal with such problems if not even remove them. More particularly, in some form or the other, information and communication technologies (ICT) have been viewed and accepted as a direct contributor to reduction of demand of supplies and energy by the hospitality industry.
In relation to the above answer following:
(a) Evaluate the potential of ICT applications in order to reduce the environmental impact of hospitality and tourism activities.
(b) (i) Examine the level of use and execution of ICT as part of environmentally sustainable technologies.
(ii) Also discuss the complexities experienced in their execution as well as the prospect challenges.