Therefore, the ski lifts Lech as the first cable car company in the world of structuring and permanent control have subjected to ISO 9.001, EMAS and ISO 14001″tells Michael Manhart, Managing Director of the ski lifts in Lech. The concept includes all Areas of tourism in Lech. The ski lift company participated for example that to build an infrastructure system, which reduces the traffic in Lech and resulting emissions. In addition, all belonging to the ski area buildings in Lech to a biomass heating plant are connected. Resistant, the operators try to expand the use of alternative energy sources. Already, the mountain station of the Warrior Horn car features the latest photovoltaic plant of the Alps. Of course also the ideas for more environmental protection measures continue to evolve. Currently we are dealing with the breeding of very long, wetterharter Scottish Highland cattle for grazing steep terrain, allowing there the snow slipping dramatically reduce.
M the system of a larger reservoir for snowmaking and recovery is also on the project list”electric energy, looks in the future. Kitzsteinhorn is environmental protection with a management system for the nature, even on the Kitzsteinhorn mountain in the State of Salzburg writ large. The ski area has a consistent environmental management, which not only applies to the slopes, but also for the gastronomy. It aims to bring economic development and the prevention of pollution in line with each other. With this management system we are committed to a regular check from the outside and a continuous improvement of the environmental measures defined”, explains Peter Praauer, the commercial Board Director of glacier railways Kaprun AG. The reduction of potential environmental impact is top in all decisions. For this consult the responsible competent partners. So Salzburg is worked as closely with the Hohe Tauern National Park, the House of nature of Salzburg and the Institute of ecology.