Olympia London has announced a new partnership with eco-friendly taxi company, eConnect Cars, who will provide chauffeur-driven services using only electric vehicles.
Sian Richards, business services & sustainability manager at Olympia London said: “Olympia London has always maintained a commitment to doing our part in driving the UK events industry towards a sustainability-focused future. In line with this, our new partnership with eConnect Cars allows us to minimise our footprint even further, whilst providing the high-quality service our clients and colleagues have come to expect.”
Olympia London was one of the contributing members of the Committee for the Development of the International Standard for Sustainable Event Management and ISO 20121, and the first venue to be certified to this standard.
The team actively contribute to the development of industry best practice, working closely with their service partners to set objectives each year. They implement a range of initiatives that place particular focus on energy efficiency, recycling, waste management and transport.