Building a Low-Carbon Emission Concept for Tourism Industry Resort

I Ketut Swardika, Putri Alit Widyastuti Santiary, I Wayan Suasnawa1


Energy crisis and increased of energy consumption initiates depletion of natural resources and environmental degradation and that will leads to global warming and climate change. Nowadays, tourism considered being one of the important industries in the world. It also acknowledged as significant largest consumers of energy through many sectors, included supporting facilities for tourist that were focus of this paper. Bali most important tourist destination and become proponent of economic has many resort that surrounded by business trade support. Increasing of electricity demand become present issues. This paper proposes a method to build community base initiatives to reducing carbon emissions and saving energy. The  method  consists  of  procedural  to  build  light  threshold  regulation  that  will  offer  a sustainable solution for Bali’s tourism industry to maintain electricity demand. The procedural uses radiance of nighttime satellite data i.e. DMSP-OLS and NPP VIIRS as main dataset. This method provides the  most effective on  procedural to  assessing the  excessive lighting by applying the satellite remote sensing technology.

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