Energy efficient buildings deliver better returns – study
Engineering News – ONLINE
22 September 2014
Energy efficient commercial buildings in South Africa delivered better returns than non-energy efficient buildings, a new study by the Investment Property Databank and the Green Building Council of South Africahas shown.
The study, which investigated 461 commercial buildings, found that the top-quartile energy efficient properties delivered a 15.9% total return, 170 basis points higher than the remainder of the sample buildings, which delivered a total return of 14.2%. Read more…