Time to take LEED on certified sustainable buildings

Buildings and construction account for nearly 40 per cent of energy-related CO2 emissions, so a radical shift is required in the way we consume resources

7th February, 2021
Time to take LEED on certified sustainable buildings
Sustainability is also good for the bottom line. Studies have shown a 7 per cent reduction in operating costs for sustainable buildings over non-sustainable alternatives

Close to 90 Dublin office buildings have been or are in the process of being certified sustainable. Sustainable buildings have now moved to the centre of real estate strategies because they are good for occupiers, the environment and the bottom line.

Buildings and construction account for nearly 40 per cent of energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, so it’s clear a radical shift is required in the way we consume resources if we are to prevent or...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Related Stories

Dublin developers and investors fuel upturn in Belfast property market

Forty properties from Kerry to Donegal to go under hammer

Office market take-up reaches 15,700 square metres in Q2

Commercial Joan Henry 5 days ago

Block in Dublin’s Eastpoint Business Park on sale for €15.25m