Several case studies from Urban Land Institute’s Tenant Energy Optimization Program show that even very different lines of business and companies benefit from investing in energy efficient measures for leased buildings, with substantial return on investment (ROI) for medium and long-term leases.
Waste management is at the heart of the circular economy concept. By engaging with stakeholders, from employees to tenants, Workspace is giving proof not only of the benefits of increased recycling but also of social engagement, showing how the E and S and G are in fact substantially linked together.
The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure, whose recommendations have been released in 2017, represents one of the latest major effort to increase companies’ disclosure level on climate-related risks and opportunities. Landsec is committed to draw its sustainability disclosure along with its recommendations and other relevant standards.
Report from the IIGCC on the main improvements in the real estate sectors on GHG emissions reductions, policy and regulations developments and disclosures as seen from the investor community, which set its expectations for best practices in the real estate sector to adopt in tackling climate change.
Why are we so reluctant to act on climate change, despite the accelerating warning signs that urgent action is needed? Watch the presentation with Chris Rapley, Professor of Climate Science at UCL, to find out why.
Take a look at the full presentation by Chris Rapley, Professor of Climate Science at UCL, from our 2018 Sustainability Workshop, on the reluctance to address climate change and what listed real estate companies can do to lead the change.