Alice Springs YHA is committed to reducing its environmental footprint and being a responsible community member through a mix of conservation and sustainable practices and services. Initiatives include:
Energy/Greenhouse gas reduction:
Since installation, the photovoltaic system at Alice Springs YHA has generated over 20,000kWH of electricity, the equivalent of reducing over 14 tonnes of carbon generation. In 2012, Alice Springs YHA reduced its gas usage by over 100,000MJ compared to the previous year, saving over 5.5 tonnes of carbon.
Water Saving measures: