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Toronto, Canada

Awards

Our history of leadership in sustainability has achieved global recognition and is reflective of our employees' commitment to delivering world class performance for our investors and the clients we serve:

FINANCE UNEP INITIATIVE
Principles for Responsible Investment
GRESB
ENERGY STAR
Zero Carbon

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Operational Efficiency

Energy & GHG

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$12.1M (USD) / $16.0M (CAD)

utility costs avoided as a result of energy efficiency measures (2014-2018)

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121.6M kWh

cumulative savings of kWh (2014-2018), equivalent to taking 18,261 passenger vehicles off the road

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Carbon Neutral

We achieved carbon neutrality for all of our corporate offices' energy use

Waste & Water

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10.5%

decrease in normalized water consumption across our U.S. office portfolio equivalent to the volume of 70 Olympic swimming pools (2014-2018)

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20%

cost reduction across our Canadian portfolio through the rollout of our waste management approach compared to 2017

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13.2%

decrease in water intensity across our Canadian office portfolio (2014-2018)

Building Certification

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82%

of BentallGreenOak's portfolio is certified to green building standards (based on asset value)

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$16.4B (USD) / $17.6B (CAD)

in BOMA BEST certified assets

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$12.2B (USD) / $14.6B (CAD)

in LEED certified assets

On July 1, 2019, Bentall Kennedy and GreenOak Real Estate merged to form BentallGreenOak. The information presented above applies only to the legacy Bentall Kennedy business.

Resilience

We proactively address climate risks at the property and portfolio levels through strategic planning that assesses critical vulnerabilities to the built environment. These efforts enable us to future proof our portfolios and drive long-term returns for our clients and investors.

Data Analytics

Data Analytics

Proprietary database systems that improve operational efficiency and climate resiliency.

Portfolio Planning

Portfolio Planning

Understanding value-at-risk from the impacts of climate change to make informed decisions.

Asset Management

Asset Management

Bespoke strategies that act on property-level vulnerabilities to improve operational preparedness.

Stakeholder Engagement

Stakeholder Engagement

Collaboration across our global network to deliver industry-recognized ESG performance.

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Innovation

Through the adoption of market-leading ideas that target operational efficiency, we are improving the environmental footprint of our assets which bodes well for their long-term success in the market.

Sustainability Innovation Lab

Together with Sun Life, BentallGreenOak established the Sustainability Innovation Lab which has led to the:

  1. Piloting large-scale projects
  2. Development of continuous improvement projects
  3. Investments in research that deepen our understanding of the sustainability value proposition

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Tenant Experience

By providing healthier and more vibrant spaces, we can impact tenant productivity, wellness, and retention.

In 2019, BentallGreenOak commissioned research, demonstrating that buildings with environmentally focused building interventions can achieve reductions in energy consumption and lower operating costs.

Tenant Experience

Sustainability News & Insights

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The GRI Content Index maps to disclosures in BentallGreenOak's 2019 Corporate Responsibility (CR) Summary and website, which combine to make the full Corporate Responsibility (CR) report. The full CR report references disclosures from the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards 2016. Performance Highlights © 2019 BentallGreenOak.

All rights reserved. All data shown is for year-ending December 31, 2018.

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