Jones Lang LaSalle: Industial Revolution Turns Green
In 2009, 74 percent of surveyed corporate real estate executives said they would pay premium prices to sustainably retrofit industrial sites.
Some of the top green criteria industrial business owners are considering include:
• Environmental impact from building operations;
• Energy consumption and efficiency of lighting and HVAC;
• Choice of building materials, fabrics, and systems;
• Clean air and drinking water, and a healthy environment for employees; and
• Hazardous gas or chemical emissions from building operations or materials.
Industrial owners' attitudes towards sustainable development are also shifting. In a survey conducted by Jones Lang LaSalle and CoreNet Global, nearly 70 percent of 400 surveyed corporate real estate executives called sustainability a "critical business issue." In 2009, 74 percent of those surveyed said they would pay premium prices to sustainably retrofit sites, compared to 53 percent in 2008.
Southern Virginia Vegetable Packing Plans Brunswick County, Virginia, Processing & Packing Complex
Ford Motor Company and South Korea-Based SK Innovation Invest $11.4 Billion To Develop Electric Battery Vehicle Plants In Kentucky And Tennessee
Supply Chain Bottlenecks Creating New “Logistical Hotspots”
2020 Top States for Doing Business Showcase Their Pro-Business Environments
2021 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards Recognize State and Local Economic Development Efforts
35th Annual Corporate Survey: Effects of Global Pandemic Reflected in Executives’ Site and Facility Plans
Latest Trends in the Industrial Real Estate Sector Here to Stay
Auto Industry Is Betting on Sustainability
2021 Auto/Aero Site Guide