Nevis is called the island time forgot for several reasons, one of which is its virtually untouched environment. At Nisbet we’re committed to doing everything we can to preserve that environment for guests and local Nevisians to enjoy for years to come.
Green Globe is a global environmental program that sets standards for the Travel and Tourism industry to encourage environmental support. Nisbet Plantation has achieved the prestigious Green Globe Benchmarked Certificate recognizing our commitment to operating at the world’s highest environmental standard.
To be recognized as a Green Globe Benchmarked company there are several key performance areas that have to be satisfied. All of the following have been met by Nisbet Plantation as it focuses on reducing its impact on the environment:
- Greenhouse gas emissions
- Energy efficiency, conservation and management
- Management of freshwater resources
- Ecosystem conservation and management
- Management of social and cultural issues
- Land use planning and management
- Air quality protection and noise control
- Waste water management
- Waste minimization, reuse and recycling
If staying at an environmentally friendly resort on your next vacation is important to you, please stay with us. We are always open to suggestions on new ways to help the environment. Please feel free to make comments with new ways for Nisbet to be even more Earth-friendly.