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Are green offices the future?

By |2023-03-01T13:28:46+01:00March 1st, 2023|News|

Are green offices the future? The office remains an important meeting place for employees but faces considerable challenges from an evolving regulatory landscape and changing tenant preferences. Regulators are placing new and expensive demands on office owners to achieve higher energy efficiency standards. Office workers, particularly younger generations, are expressing a greater desire to work

Does the real estate sector understate physical climate risk?

By |2023-02-08T11:23:16+01:00February 8th, 2023|News|

Does the real estate sector understate physical climate risk? Investors need to carefully consider physical climate risk, as assessments of properties may understate climate risks. They need to ask are the current models they use for climate risk evaluation up to date? We might think we are fully aware of the physical risks, but are

Residential energy efficiency investment: what is the ROI?

By |2022-11-17T12:27:52+01:00November 17th, 2022|News|

Residential energy efficiency investment: what is the ROI? Energy efficiency investment in the residential sector is an important way to reduce the climate impact of buildings. This is the case because a large amount of energy is consumed in the residential sector, e.g., 21% in the US[1] and 27% in the EU[2]. In the light

GREEN wins Outstanding Industry Contribution award at the Investment & Pensions Europe (IPE) Real Estate Global Conference & Awards!

By |2022-05-25T12:03:40+02:00May 24th, 2022|News|

GREEN wins Outstanding Industry Contribution award at the Investment & Pensions Europe (IPE) Real Estate Global Conference & Awards! We are very proud to announce that the GREEN Global Real Estate Engagement Network has won the Outstanding Industry Contribution award at the Investment & Pensions Europe (IPE) Real Estate Global Conference & Awards! A big

Press release: Large investors join GREEN to speed up climate action in real estate

By |2022-03-24T17:57:30+01:00March 24th, 2022|News|

Press release: Large investors join GREEN to speed up climate action in real estate In order to ensure that the real estate industry reaches the Paris Agreement goals on climate change, some of the largest global institutional investors have joined forces by signing up to the Global Real Estate Engagement Network (GREEN). Together these signatories

GREEN: Small-cap REIT survey 2021

By |2022-11-28T17:38:05+01:00September 30th, 2021|News|

GREEN: Small-cap REIT survey 2021 At the end of 2021, a survey was conducted for funds out of the top 60 in FTSE Nareit EPRA Index. Through this survey, GREEN aimed to better understand what were the norms of smaller funds in the index in terms of target setting, reporting, disclosing, and deploying sustainability tools.

Zes pensioenfondsen ondersteunen engagementinitiatief in vastgoedsector

By |2021-09-16T12:58:22+02:00September 16th, 2021|News|

Zes pensioenfondsen ondersteunen engagementinitiatief in vastgoedsector Artikel van Pension Pro in samenwerking met Vincent van Bijleveld Pensioenfondsen Detailhandel, Schilders, Achmea, Philips, TNO en Nedlloyd sluiten zich aan bij Green, een organisatie die klimaatengagement specifiek richt op genoteerde en niet-genoteerde vastgoedfondsen. Dit maakt Green (Global Real Estate Engagement Network) vandaag bekend. Green is een initiatief van

Press release: Institutional investors join forces in GREEN to accelerate sustainability in real estate

By |2022-03-23T18:33:42+01:00September 15th, 2021|News|

Press release: Institutional investors join forces in GREEN to accelerate sustainability in real estate Institutional investors, backed by leading sustainable real estate scientists and advisors, have joined forces in the Global Real Estate Engagement Network (GREEN) to accelerate sustainability in the real estate sector and thus reduce their financial and non-financial climate risks. At the

Pension funds team up to push for faster ESG progress in real estate

By |2024-02-29T08:21:42+01:00September 15th, 2021|News|

Pension funds team up to push for faster ESG progress in real estate Article by Rachel Fixen, IPE Real Estate, 15 September 2021 A new real estate sustainability engagement network open for institutional investors globally is being created with the backing of six Dutch pension funds. The Global Real Estate Engagement Network (GREEN) will be

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