ARTICLES LABELLED WITH TAG sustainability

News Union Investment goes greener in Poland
25
Jun
2020

Union Investment goes greener in Poland

by Property Forum
Westbridge Advisory International AG, the international entity of operating cost optimizer Westbridge Advisory, has converted a portfolio of six office buildings for Union Investment in Poland to green electricity. By bundling the entire supply with a single utility and the switch of the entire portfolio to green electricity, it was possible to reduce CO2-emissions by roughly 7,600 tons. The properties, located in Warsaw, Wroclaw and Poznan, have a total rental area of around 155,000 sqm and an aggregated annual electricity consumption of 25 gigawatt-hours.
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News Kraków student residence goes greener
22
Jun
2020

Kraków student residence goes greener

by Property Forum
The LivinnX Kraków student residence, developed by Golub GetHouse, has signed an agreement with Tauron, which includes the purchase of electricity obtained entirely from renewable sources, i.e. hydroelectric power plants and wind farms. LivinnX will use the electricity offered as part of the EKO Premium product, which is the only solution in Poland to have a Green Energy Sale Guarantee, confirmed by the Polish Association for Energy Certification.
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News Prologis launches carbon footprint reduction programme in Europe
05
Jun
2020

Prologis launches carbon footprint reduction programme in Europe

by Property Forum
Prologis is extending its UK partnerships with climate change charity ‘Cool Earth’ and sustainability certification company ‘The Planet Mark’ to its European operations, as part of an initiative to reduce and mitigate whole-life carbon emissions in all its new logistics buildings. Under the programme, Prologis will work with Cool Earth to fund the protection of rainforests to mitigate unavoidable embodied carbon emissions in its new developments across Europe and, in this way, help protect an area of rainforest 31 times larger than the size of each building.
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News Panattoni introduces new green façade standard
26
May
2020

Panattoni introduces new green façade standard

by Property Forum
Panattoni has introduced a new façade standard at its parks. The new façade features predominantly aluminium and glass, with a new colour scheme and larger green areas. The makeover is part of the company’s sustainable development approach, which includes reducing CO2 emissions, employee well-being, environmental stewardship, as well as BREEAM certification of newly built facilities with a Very Good rating.
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News Panattoni certifies Amazon building in Southern Poland
15
Apr
2020

Panattoni certifies Amazon building in Southern Poland

by Property Forum
Panattoni received a BREEAM International New Construction certification with a Very Good rating. The new endorsement was awarded to the developer’s 60,000-square-metre project for Amazon in Okmiany near Bolesławiec. The facility was recognised for its features, including the water system which obtained the highest possible score.
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News Savills IM expects ‘green’ leases to be universal by 2026
26
Mar
2020

Savills IM expects ‘green’ leases to be universal by 2026

by Property Forum
Institutional investors expect that so-called ‘green’ lease clauses will be universally implemented in the real estate industry before the end of this decade, according to a new research by Savills Investment Management.
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News Investors still hesitant to invest more in green buildings
16
Mar
2020

Investors still hesitant to invest more in green buildings

by Property Forum
Climate change has become a reality and real estate is one of the key economic sectors in this. Buildings are responsible for approximately 40% of energy consumption and 36% of CO2 emissions in the EU. So far, the industry has concentrated its effort, although still much limited, on the construction and management of buildings, which could be quantifiable in the green-certified prime office stock. It is therefore critical that the real industry plays its part in reversing the negative trend for the climate and the environment, reveals a new report produced by a team of analysts of EMEA Research & Insight at, Cushman & Wakefield.
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News Radisson Hotel Group to reduce the use of single-use plastics
27
Feb
2020

Radisson Hotel Group to reduce the use of single-use plastics

by Property Forum
Radisson Hotel Group is launching a global roll-out plan of plastic reduction – including the introduction of bulk amenities in all hotels across the group’s portfolio by 2022. 
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News CTP receives BREEAM In-Use Excellent certification in Hungary
17
Feb
2020

CTP receives BREEAM In-Use Excellent certification in Hungary

by Property Forum
CTPark Budapest West BIA2 has been recently awarded a BREEAM In-Use „Excellent” rating.
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News Romania’s green building stock exceeds 250 buildings
13
Feb
2020

Romania’s green building stock exceeds 250 buildings

by Property Forum
Over 250 buildings and real estate projects in Romania have been certified as ‘green buildings’ after one of the international sustainable schemes, BREEAM, LEED, EDGE and WELL, according to data by green building consultant BuildGreen.
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New leases

  • ROCKWOOL is expanding its office space in the Nowy Rynek D building, developed by Skanska in Poznań. In 2020, a competence centre was established on an area of 6,000 sqm. Now, the company has decided to lease additional 900 sqm.
  • Primark has opened the doors of its fourth shop in Poland for the first time in Katowice's Silesia City Center. The store occupies more than 3,600 sqm of retail space.
  • Signify is relocating its existing headquarters in Lódź. The new office, located in the city centre in the Hi Piotrkowska complex, has an area of over 2,800 sqm. The tenant was assisted in the signing of the contract and the process of arranging the new office by the consulting firm CBRE.

New appointments

  • From the beginning of December at BNP Paribas Real Estate Poland, Małgorzata Fibakiewicz will head the Office Department and Justyna Magrzyk-Flemming will take up the position of Head of Business Services.
  • Lucia Niculae has been appointed Business Development Director of Romanian construction company Pedro Construct. She has been an investor since 2018 and currently manages her own property portfolio. 
  • 108 Agency promoted Matej Indra to Head of Industrial Agency for the Czech Republic.


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