In fully occupied mode, this would avoid However, a solution was required to maintain minimal imposition on existing landlord and tenant budgets. Ecosave developed an energy conservation proposal that would not only achieve — and guarantee — the identified energy and maintenance cost savings, but also eliminate the split-incentive issue for the owner. Ecosave has also guaranteed that the energy conservation measures will achieve a 4. This was underpinned with the recent certification of a 4. A good practice star rating will help attract new tenants as it also represents improved reliability and comfort levels.
Performance pioneers: the developers targeting real outcomes – CIBSE Journal
In May we released a short explainer video to help promote the program. The GRESB benchmark addresses issues including corporate sustainability strategy, policies and objectives, environmental performance monitoring, and the use of high-quality voluntary rating tools such as NABERS. The partnership with GRESB will help ensure our knowledge and experience is shared, and that the Australian property industry is better represented in the international discussion on benchmarking. The Climate Bonds Standard is a Fair Trade-like labelling scheme for bonds, designed to make it easier for investors to work out what sorts of investments genuinely contribute to addressing climate change. As part of Indoor Environment pilot release, our team provided free sessions across the country that explained the upgrades to the IE tool.
Case Study - Floth 69 Robertson Street, Fortitude Valley
At HFM Asset Management, we offer a wide range of services to help buildings become more efficient to run. Strategies will vary from one building to another. However, certain activities can help any building improve and become more efficient.
These range from building digital twins to traditional mechanical, electrical and public health MEP consultancy. This unique combination helps asset owners and managers move from simply setting sustainability targets to achieving real, net-zero outcomes. A digital twin model helped inform a retrofit so the building no longer used gas and also achieved a 'B' EPC rating. The resulting MEP design also included key sustainability elements such as electric vehicle charge points, daylight responsive lighting and improved ventilation. Condition surveys, cost plans, MEES risk, contractor audits.