12 Oct 2021

Sustainability Profiles

Our Sustainability Profiles feature properties from our Pillars of Responsible Property Investing initiative. Each profile helps tell the sustainability story of the property - highlighting sustainable features and initiatives of the building, certifications received, and awards won.

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Park Place

  • Mixed-use campus in Irvine, CA
  • Consists of office, residential, retail, and hotel properties
  • Certifications include: LEED, ENERGY STAR, Fitwel, UL Verified Healthy Building Tier III Mark for Indoor Environment, and more
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Indeed Tower

  • Achieved LEED v4 CS Platinum
  • Achieved AEGB 4-Stars
  • Targeting Fitwel 1-Star
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Driving excellence throughout COVID

  • Summary of Principal's Cornerstone Honorable Mention properties: 500 West 2nd and Summit at Washingtonian
  • Showcased proactive planning measures in preparation for COVID-19
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Bay Center Offices

  • ENERGY STAR® and LEED EBOM Gold certified
  • Diverted more than 50% of the ongoing consumables waste stream
  • High-performance green cleaning program for all janitorial needs
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Burbank Empire Center

  • "Highest Absolute Energy Savings in a Retrofit at a Single Parking Lot" by the Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) campaign 2016
  • 29% common area water use reduction over baseline
  • 36% common area energy use reduction over baseline
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Hazard Center

  • ENERGY STAR® and LEED EBOM Gold certified
  • Energy and water efficient chiller and cooling tower
  • Electric vehicle charging stations
  • LED-only building standard since 2014
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One Rogers Street

  • ENERGY STAR® and LEED EBOM Gold certified
  • IREM Certified Sustainable Property
  • High-performance green cleaning program for all janitorial needs
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Texas Lighting Campaign

  • Installed more efficient and more aesthetically pleasing lighting at 28 properties with an anticipated 2.8 year payback
  • Replaced nearly 4,500 lamps in parking lots, parking garages, and wall mounted fixtures
  • Expected reduction of annual operating costs by over $210,000
  • Expected reduction of lighting maintenance and lamp replacement costs by roughly $25,000/year
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Watermark Kendall West

  • ENERGY STAR® and LEED EBOM Gold certified
  • ENERGY STAR® kitchen appliances and washing/drying machines
  • Vegetated roof and landscaped terrace, complete with drip irrigation system
  • Alternative transportation encouraged through 50 bicycle racks, ZipCars, and proximity to subway
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Amerex Energy Services

  • Case study on how Principal partners with Amerex Energy
  • Services to find ways to save energy for real estate portfolios