The only environmental quality certification that is verified by an independent organism and recognised throughout the European Community. At the Orri, we have been Ecolabel certified since October, 2012.
Enrique and Isidro are our computer consultants and programmers. They are part of the ECOS cooperative, a Barcelona-based initiative that brings together service sector companies working in the socially responsible economy.
Agustí and Jonatan are our graphic designers. They are inspired artists and creators of publicity projects. They work in Barcelona, where they struggle to make ends meet in tough economic times without selling their souls to the whims of the market.
Béatrice is a freelance photographer and mountain guide. She has had various photo exhibits at the Orri, and has recently done a series of portraits of our food suppliers. This series is now on exhibit in the Orri's dining room and in the Suppliers section of this website.
A cooperative of producers and consumers of green electricity that actively works to support renewables and the responsible use of energy. Since we opened our lodge, we have been members of this cooperative, both as producers and as consumers.
A solidary finance cooperative that supports the creation and development of professional and non profit activities incorporating social and/or environmental values. The Nef financed a substatiantial part of our project.
A bank which has has worked over the past 120 years to favor the development of an economy that takes into account social awareness. We have banked with them since the time we opened our doors.
Alternative economy >>
1% for the Planet
A global movement that brings together companies around the world who commit to donate 1% of their annual billing to non profit organisations working to defend the environment.
As a member of this initiative, we have given financial support to the following French associations in recent years:
A group of experts working to change the way we look at energy, promoting the use of renewables and improved energy efficiency.
An association working to make citizens aware of the importance of their choices as consumers with the goal of developing and promoting organic and local agriculture and foods.
A citizens' group working to make critical, independent information about GMO's, biotechnologies and seeds accessible to everyone and to favor and nourish democratic debate on the subject.
Réseau Sémences Paysannes
A network of seventy different organisations involved in promoting and defending biodiversity, working to promote collective management models and to protect seed banks.
Moral Support >>
They are, or have been, our pets.
They welcome you with joy and give us moral support on a daily basis.