First sustainability characteristic for Holland Casino Utrecht

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As the first casino in the Netherlands, Holland Casino Utrecht will have the Bream-label Excellent. For a building, this means that it has a minimal impact on the environment. When building the casino this was Bream-label that people hoped for.

Holland Casino himself came out with the news. They have the Bream-label as the first casino. Bream stands for Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method. It is therefore awarded to very sustainable buildings.

The building owes this label to its own power plant, among other things. The plant uses channel water. This is stored in the soil and generates heat and cold. This is the only energy source where Holland Casino Utrecht needs. Even more heat is generated than necessary. With the sur, homes that can be built in the neighborhood can be heated.

Yet the building has another energy source. 700 solar panels cover the roof of the casino. The excellent climate system within the building also has CO2 control and recovers heat.

Holland Casino attaches great importance to sustainability

In the news about the label, Director of Operations of Holland Casino, Noël Leise, tells about the collaboration with the municipality of Utrecht. The construction of the casino has already taken into account the sustainability label.

Leise has praising words for everyone who participated in it:

“Achieving the BREEAM label Excellent shows the ambition of Holland Casino when it comes to sustainability. If it then manages to achieve this standard, that is a compliment to the entire team. We raised the bar when building the Utrecht location. Just like at the Venlo location where we applied the Cradle-to-Cradle principle during construction. ”

Noel leisone, Director of Operations Holland casino

In the fall of 2019, the construction of the casino in Utrecht was started. The so-called soft opening followed almost two years later. It is intended that it American Casino This year on Utrechtse Winthontlaan will get a festive opening. This also applies to the new Holland Casino in Venlo.