Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu Activated Earth Hour With Dining Guests

Blogged by @joehairie


Kota Kinabalu, 25 March 2017 – Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu activated Earth Hour with cleaning of the hotel surroundings led by General Manager Rachael Harman. The hotel also shared the hour with dining guests at the lobby on Saturday as a prelude to the hour-long Lights Off exercise that evening.

LMKK - Drinks specially made for Earth Hour
Drinks specially made for Earth Hour

The hotel joined millions around the world in turning off lights for Earth Hour 2017 to illuminate a powerful message about environmental awareness and action.  This year’s theme is “Changing Climate Change”.

LMKK - Rachael Harmen leading the team to clean the surroundings of the ...
Rachael Harman leading the team to clean the surrounding of Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

With that in mind, Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu also activated a range of energy-saving measures during Earth Hour which included turning off exterior signage lighting, non-essential interior lighting, use candlelight in public areas such as restaurants and bars.

LMKK - Group Photos with Team
Group Photo with Team

The associates of Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu came together to clean the surroundings of the hotel to build awareness about keeping our world clean. Together with WWF, being part of the diverse movement to fight this global crisis – climate change.

LMKK - Group Photo with team after cleaning
Group Photo with Team after cleaning

“It was a privilege for us to support such a powerful movement with such a simple gesture,” said Rachael Harman, General Manager of Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu.  “Earth Hour also reflects a philosophy we try to practice year-round:  The small steps each of us take can make a big difference together.”