Our Sustainability Goals
We’re committed to creating and managing environmentally healthy buildings that deliver the best outcomes for our tenants, investors, and our communities. In this video, we share our long-term goals towards a low-carbon future, aimed at substantially improving the efficiency of our properties.
As a global business focused on creating spaces that work for people, we believe a portfolio-led strategy will yield the greatest environmental impact, and have been delivering sustainable solutions as part of our development and delivery of real estate since our inception.
84% Portfolio BREEAM, Green Star or LEED® certified
Electrification, geothermal, solar, district energy systems
1st green roof in Boston 2003
1st LEED® residential building in Tokyo 2010
1st LEED® New Construction Platinum building in Stockholm 2016
1st geothermal-cooled building in Helsinki
A global strategy
As our portfolio continues to evolve and our business matures, we’re articulating a global strategy for the delivery of environmentally sustainable, healthy buildings with measurable goals to ensure accountability and impact. Implementing sustainable solutions is at the core of our development and management approach.
Reducing resources, improving energy efficiency and resilience, and creating healthy environments both benefit our tenants and communities, and strengthen the environmental sustainability of our assets. Defined focus areas enable us to create action plans and demonstrate real impact across our assets:
Reducing Energy Consumption
Minimizing Greenhouse Gas Emissions / Carbon Footprint
Maximizing Health & Wellbeing
Enhancing Climate Resilience
Sustainable healthy spaces
Healthy lifestyles should be encouraged through healthy workplace environments. Our focus is on how to provide an optimum workplace – sustainable flexible spaces with natural light, fresh air intake, green spaces and carefully curated amenities that support health and wellness.