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Gale River Motel Awarded Platinum Level Green Leader Ranking

The addition of the new solar photo-voltaic system designed to produce enough electricity to equal the annual consumption of electricity by the motel has catapulted the Gale River Motel to achieve TripAdvisor.com’s highest recognition for sustainable lodging.  As one of

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Green Lodging News Recognizes Gale River Motel Solar Install

Green Lodging News, the lodging industry’s preeminent on-line publication focused on promoting and featuring sustainable lodging and dining practices nationally and internationally has featured the Gale River Motel in it’s January 1, 2016 e-newsletter. http://www.greenlodgingnews.com/new-hampshires-gale-river-motel-now-powered-by-solar Being featured in such a recognized

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Solar System Powers Up

The Gale River Motel has completed the installation of a photo-voltaic roof-top array which will provide energy to satisfy the year-round electrical demand of the property. The fifty-two panel system designed to generate 13.5 kW of electricity per hour is

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Gale River Motel Awarded TripAdvisor’s GreenLeaders™ Status

 Franconia, April 25, 2014 – The Gale River Mote today proudly announced it has been accepted as a Gold level GreenLeader into the TripAdvisor®GreenLeaders™ program, which helps travelers plan greener trips by identifying environmentally-friendly accommodations across the U.S.  TripAdvisor GreenLeaders

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New for Summer 2013!!!

The Gale River Motel has been recognized by TripAdvisor.com, the world’s premiere travel site, as a “Silver Level GreenLeader” for our environmentally-friendly efforts.  Worldwide, about a thousand lodging and dining properties have been recognized by TripAdvisor.com and the Gale River

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The GREEN Revolution Continues

The saga of eco-friendliness at the Gale River Motel continues with the replacement of the louvered bathroom windows. Due to the need to vent the build-up of humidity in the bathrooms, storm window inserts were never able to be installed

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New Eco-Friendly Initiatives for 2011

Continuing with eco-friendly improvements at the Gale River Motel, plans are in place for the installation of new energy efficient entry doors for all motel rooms and cottages in 2011. Over the years, a number of guests have commented on

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The Gale River Motel & Cottages is The First Motel Certified as Environmental Champion under the New Partnership with The NHLRA and NHDES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: December 8, 2009 CONTACT: Tara Mae Albert, NHDES The Gale River Motel & Cottages is The First Motel Certified as Environmental Champion under the New Partnership with The NHLRA and NHDES Concord, NH – The New

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Solar System Arrives at the Gale River Motel

The Gale River Motel & Cottages has made a major investment in preserving the planet and reducing the business’s carbon-footprint with the installation of a solar hot water system. “I’ve contacted the New Hampshire Lodging & Restaurant Association and learned that

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Environmental Champion Demonstrates Greener Ideas

In a press release from the NH Lodging & Restaurant Association in May 2008…. Concord, New Hampshire – The New Hampshire Sustainable Lodging & Restaurant Program encourages continual evaluation of member operations for more environmentally sensitive ways of serving guests.

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