Institutional investors globally have become increasingly interested in how their portfolio companies are practicing sustainability. Our investors and joint venture partners are no different.
Over the past several years, we’ve observed an increasing trend of requests for information on Kimco’s sustainability practices — including impacts such as energy consumption at our shopping centers and how our operational decisions are influencing our environmental and economic performance.… Read More
You might have read on our blog this summer about Kimco’s participation in the Environmental Defense Fund’s (EDF) Climate Corps program. Climate Corps places top-tier graduate students into large organizations to make the business case for energy efficiency. This summer, Linus Ik-Pyo Hong, a graduate student at Columbia University, joined Kimco’s Sustainability Team.… Read More
Hopefully you have been following our new blog and might have read some of my recent posts about Kimco’s sustainability initiatives, including our rooftop solar panel installations and high-intensity fluorescent lighting retrofits. In these instances, we made strategic investments in improved technology that will reduce and offset the cost and environmental impact of energy consumption at individual properties.… Read More