Energy Tip
of the Day!

Energy star rated compact fluorescent Lamp (CFL) should be the choice in household lighting applications From the extraordinary Gazette notification No. 1611/10 of July 22,2099, the display of the Energy Label  on every CFL was made mandatory. The energy label consists of star rating which varies from  1 star   to 5star higher the number of the star greater the energy efficiency of the CFL. Accordingly CFLs having an energy label with 5 star are  most energy efficient compared to the  CFLs having 1star to  4star rating. By repacking a 1star CFL with 5star CFL with 5-7 watts lower in wattage the same light out put can be gained. Purchasing a CFL with 5 star rating about 5-7 watts  can be cut down At present LED Lamp technology has improved rapidly end in parallel the price of LED lamps have come down to  an affordable Scale for the domestic consumer. Sri Lanka has already introduced performance stety and Minimum Energy performance  standers (MEPS) for LED Lamps introduce for which satisfy MEPS.

Heritance Ahungalla

Heritance Ahungalla

Sri Lanka National Energy Efficiency Awards

2013 - Heritance Ahungalla won the Gold Flame Award in the Large Scale Hotel Sector at the Sri Lanka National Energy Efficiency Awards.

Situated in the south coast of Sri Lanka, this 152 room beach resort is a masterpiece creation of Deshamanya Geofrey Bawa. Renowned for being the first five star resort in Sri Lanka the former Triton Hotel is perfectly positioned with the azure ocean and coconut tree lined beaches as a backdrop. Heritance Ahungalla was crowned the Best Five Star Resort in the island at Sri Lanka Tourism Awards 2011. The resort was also recently bestowed with the honour of being recognized as the Best Hotel Team and Best Culinary Team in Sri Lanka at the Culinary Art 2011 achieving this feat over both domestic and international star class brands.

Heritance Ahungalla adheres to a philosophy of sustainable development that encompasses the following areas:

  • Energy efficiency, conservation and management
  • Variable Speed Drives are used for motor control
  • Reduction of freshwater consumption
  • Waste water management

Heritance Ahungalla is owned and management by the Aitken Spence Hotels Group. Aitken Spence Hotels is the largest resort operator in Sri Lanka and the largest international hotel operator in the Maldives with a portfolio of hotels in multiple locations in India and Oman. Its range of international award-wining properties, management and culinary expertise and environmantal commitment has set industry benchmarks both domestically and internationally.