Caesars Entertainment

Awards and Certifications

Corporate Awards

Acknowledged around the world for its commitment and progress in its sustainability policies and environmentally friendly practices, Caesars Entertainment has earned over 90 awards, recognition and certifications. Below is a sampling of the global, national and local honors received.


  • EPA Climate Leadership Award for Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management
  • Environmental Leader Product & Project Award for Energy Management Project
  • Stevie International Business Bronze Award for Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year in Canada and the U.S.A.
  • Star of Energy Efficiency Award Finalist in the Galaxy Category
  • PR News CSR Award Finalist


  • Silver IMEX Green Supplier Award awarded to Caesars Entertainment


  • Virgen Holidays “Partner in Sustainability Award”
  • Organizational Excellence Award from U.S. Green Building Council Nevada (USGBC)
  • EPA Climate Leaders Goal Setter Award
  • Corporate Environmental Steward Award from Sierra Club Toiyabe Chapter

Resort & Regional Awards


  • All properties with hotels (29 properties) received Trip Advisor Green Leader certification ranging from bronze to gold. One property, Harrah’s North Kansas City, received Trip Advisor Green Partner certification
  • Conservation Award for Outstanding Corporate Contribution from The Essex Region Conservation Foundation – Caesars Windsor
  • Environmental Stewardship Award from the San Diego North Chamber of Commerce – Harrah’s Rincon
  • “4 Key” Green Key Certification – Caesars Windsor


  • LEED Silver Certification from USGBC – Octavius Tower at Caesars Palace Las Vegas
  • “Blue Ribbon Award: Large Green Business” from the Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce – Harrah’s Lake Tahoe Casino and Harvey’s Lake Tahoe Casino
  • “Gold Certification Award” from Travelife for commendable environmental sustainability practices – Harrah’s Rincon Casino, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe Casino and Harveys Lake Tahoe Casino


  • “Water Hero Award” from the Water Conservation Coalition – Southern Nevada
  • Green Apple Award” (Environmental Improvement & Sustainable Development category) from The Green Organisation – London Clubs International
  • “Star of the Industry” sustainability award from Nevada Hotel & Lodging Association – Northern Nevada Region
  • Energy Showcase Award from San Diego Gas & Electric Company– Harrah’s Rincon North, San Diego
  • Audubon Sanctuary Certification in Environmental Planning – Atlantic City Country Club
  • “2011 Green Pinecone Environmental Award” from EcoNet & greenUP! – Northern Nevada


  • WasteWise New Partner Gold Achievement Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Bally’s & Paris Las Vegas (2010)
  • LEED Silver Certification from USGBC – Convention Center expansion at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
  • “Heroes of the Planet” award from the St. Louis Business Journal – Harrah’s St. Louis Casino & Hotel
  • Green Business of the Year from the Bullhead City, Arizona, and Laughlin, Nevada Chambers of Commerce – Harrah’s Laughlin Casino & Hotel
  • Travelocity “Green Hotel” Certification for seven of Caesars’ Las Vegas resorts