Avon buildings to dim lights Saturday | VailDaily.com

Avon buildings to dim lights Saturday

Vail Daily staff reportnewsroom@vaildaily.comAvon, CO Colorado

AVON – In recognition of Earth Hour 2010, the lights at the four Starwood Hotels & Resorts properties in Avon – The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa, The Westin Riverfront Mountain Villas, Sheraton Mountain Vista, and Lakeside Terrace – will be dimmed from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. Each of the resorts will encourage its guests to participate in Earth Hour through in-room letters. The Westin Riverfront, which is Colorado’s only Silver LEED certified hotel, will also be reducing interior and exterior lighting and putting candles out throughout the lobby. The resort will track the kilowatt hours saved week over week by recording and comparing the electricity used during to Earth Hour to last week’s recorded usage.For more information on Earth Hour, visit http://www.myearthhour.org. For more information on The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa, call 1-866-949-1616 or visit http://www.westinriverfrontavon.com.

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