Progress highlights

Occupied properties

  • We have implemented our A-Z Compliance Programme – an environmental and health and safety assurance tool – in every one of our markets
  • In 2010 we retained ISO 14001 environmental management system accreditation at all of our UK sites
  • We have identified technology for monitoring energy use in the multi-tenanted buildings we occupy in Asia, and we will be trialling this in 2011
  • We have joined the UK Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme and will be reporting our footprint data in July 2011
  • Jackson donated $50,000 to the US non-profit organisation Green Forests, following cost savings through its Green Delivery programme, which has reduced paper consumption by millions of pages

PRUPIM

  • All PRUPIM employees have participated in the PRUPIM sustainability education programme
  • In 2009/2010, across the property investment portfolio, PRUPIM:
    • Reduced CO2 emissions – equivalent to taking 4,189 cars off the road for a year
    • Reduced water use – equivalent to 30 Olympic-size swimming pools
    • Recycled waste – equivalent to the weight of 20 fully loaded 747s, saving nearly £350,000 in landfill tax
    • Introduced in-house software for fund managers to rate all assets, or potential acquisitions, against sustainability criteria
    • Retained ISO 14001 certification at 26 managed office properties as well as retaining PAS99, the world’s first integrated management system at 10 managed shopping centres
    • Was awarded the British Standard Institute’s new Kitemark Energy Reduction Verification Certificate14 for a 2.5 per cent reduction in energy use, over the last three years, in the 38 premises we submitted for participation – including both occupied premises and real estate buildings in the investment portfolio.

14 The Kitemark ERV scheme has been approved by the UK Government’s Environment Agency and enables organisations to verify their reduction in CO2 emissions. It is specially designed to meet the requirements of the UK’s Carbon Reduction Commitment.

“Retained ISO 14001 environmental management system accreditation at all of our UK sites”

“Retained ISO 14001 certification at 26 managed office properties”