Seville, July 13, 2023.
The establishment, owned by Marqan Music, is supplied with electricity from a 60.6 kWp solar plant, with which it will avoid the emission of 24.25 tons of CO2 per year
The OCCO Sevilla nightclub kicks off its summer campaign with the endorsement of its environmental commitment: it has become the first leisure establishment in Spain to certify the use of renewable energy in its facilities. Specifically, it has obtained the ECO20 seal, a hallmark from the specialized consultancy ECOQuality that is verified by the international certifier OCA Global and which guarantees solar self-consumption, as well as the amount of CO2 avoided into the atmosphere. The ECO20 certification is the The only one at a European level that guarantees that the origin of the electricity consumption of a company or entity comes from solar energy in direct self-consumption, which allows the use of clean and non-polluting sources to be valued. Likewise, it endorses the commitment to sustainability, by accrediting the reduction of greenhouse gases that are harmful to the environment. OCCO Sevilla, located in the Seville East neighborhood of Seville and owned by the company Marqan Music, is an establishment of Leisure specialized in all kinds of parties and events both day and night. The venue has an interior space with dance floors, bars and VIP areas, as well as a 4,000-square-meter open-air 'Pool Club', which houses a seawater pool, a 'chill-out' area, cocktail bar and live music. Carbon footprint reduction OCCO Sevilla has been supplied with electricity for more than a year through a photovoltaic plant on roof with a power of 60.6 kWp. It uses clean energy during the day for the operation of offices and warehouses, as well as for cleaning the establishment. During the summer it also takes advantage of the energy from its solar plant for the operation and maintenance of the pool club. Thanks to this commitment to renewable sources, the discotheque will avoid the emission of 24.25 tons of CO2 per year -the equivalent of planting 145 trees-, thereby contributing to the fight against climate change and the protection of the environment. "For the group it is a satisfaction to be the first nightclub in Spain to obtain a certification of this type, which shows that from the leisure sector it is possible to contribute to reducing climate change. OCCO's commitment to current and future generations, involves supplying energy facilities in a sustainable way and thus being participants in that common objective, which is none other than to improve the lives of all the inhabitants of the planet", OCCO Sevilla highlights. The head of ECOQuality, Fran Martín, assesses the uniqueness of the OCCO Sevilla certification, as it is a nightlife establishment and the first in Spain to achieve it, which allows it to "obtain a positive differentiation and offer its customers a guarantee of the sustainable nature of its activity through the use of renewable energies." "With the ECO20 seal, OCCO takes a very important step towards a business model that respects the environment, complying with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) established by the UN and adding to the requirements of the Agenda 2030, regarding the reduction of conventional energy consumption and the commitment to the use of renewable sources", adds Martín.About ECOQuality ECOQuality is a consultancy based in Seville that helps companies integrate sustainability criteria into their strategy business, promoting actions that increase energy efficiency, with the dual purpose of reducing their dependence on non-renewable energy and reducing their carbon footprint. The ECO20 seal of use of renewable energy, certified by OCA Global, is the property of ECOQuality. More information at: ecoquality.esAbout OCCO Sevilla OCCO Sevilla is one of the main leisure establishments specializing in all kinds of parties and events in the Andalusian capital. It has dance floors, bars, VIP areas and a 4,000-square-meter open-air Pool Club, which houses a seawater pool, chill-out area, cocktails and live music. More information at: www.occosevilla.es
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