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Hyatt Raleigh West: LEED Certification and Celebration

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Hyatt Place Raleigh-West is LEED certified.  LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices. To receive LEED certification, building projects satisfy prerequisites and earn points to achieve different levels of certification. Prerequisites and credits differ for each rating system, and teams choose the best fit for their project.

The hotel is celebrating by hosting an Earth Day celebration Tuesday, April 22 from 4pm - 7pm.

Some of Hyatt Place Raleigh-West’s LEED Features:

·         Electric car charging stations

·         30 solar panels to generate hot water

·         LED lighting throughout the hotel, energy efficient HVAC systems, and motion activated thermostats in all 132 guest rooms

·         Energy efficient landscaping

·         Solar powered trash compactors

·         Hotel transportation van powered by propane gas

Other Great Hyatt Place Features:

·         132 spacious guestrooms, all of which feature a 42-inch HDTV, the plush Hyatt Grand Bed® and an eight-foot sectional sofa sleeper

·         5,400 square feet of meeting and pre-function space that includes wireless internet and built-in screens for presentations that can accommodate up to 150 people

·         A 1,200 square foot master suite that includes a large sitting area, conference table, king suite and adjoining king suite

·         All inclusive meeting packages tailored for a guest’s specific needs including a Hyatt Place meeting host

·         Complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel

·         Complimentary breakfast featuring a variety of fresh fruits, hot and cold cereal, yogurt, breads, premium coffee and an assortment of juices

·         24/7 Guest Kitchen serving made-to-order snacks and entrees

·         Intimate Bakery Café featuring Starbucks® specialty coffees, premium beers, wines and cocktails

More information about LEED Certification: http://www.usgbc.org/leed

More information about Hyatt Place Raleigh-West: http://www.raleighwest.place.hyatt.com/
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