K Raheja Corp awarded ‘Sustainability Leadership Award’
By Business Intelligence Group (USA) in its 2020 Sustainability Awards
The Business Intelligence Group (USA) named K Raheja Corp as the recipient of the Sustainability Leadership Award in the 2020 Sustainability Awards program. The Sustainability Awards honour those people, teams and organizations who have made sustainability an integral part of their business practice or overall mission.
Some of the other winners for the year 2020 include General Motors, Bausch + Lomb, Ball Corporation, Botas Petroleum, QBE Insurance Group, TREX Company, T Mobile etc.
K Raheja Corp received this award for its sustainability initiatives that have been fortified over the years, resulting in its expansive green building footprint across its key markets in India, green building projects across India, extensive initiatives on energy savings – which include the use of renewable energy, use of energy efficient HVAC systems, water savings techniques - like use of low flow fixtures, rainwater harvesting, use of recycled water and much more.
With 56 million sq-ft of green building footprint across the K Raheja Corp Group portfolio in India, the company is ahead of the curve in the green development sector. Pioneering the responsibility towards contributing to a green society, K Raheja Corp signed a memorandum of understanding with the CII-Green Building Council to construct green buildings back in 2007 and has stayed committed ever since. Apart from its eco-friendly constructions, K Raheja Corp is also committed to developing large, green expanses across the country. Its buildings are LEED and IGBC certified in the categories of Gold and Platinum by US Green Building council and CII - Indian Green Building council.
Shabbir Kanchwala, sr VP, K Raheja Corp, said, “At K Raheja Corp, sustainability is in-built into our very ethos and is seamlessly integrated into each of our business practices. This award validates our commitment to all customers and partners, that we ensure the spaces we curate across offices, retail, malls, hotels and residential, deliver on all aspects of efficiency and safety. Our team endeavours to continue to evolve newer sustainable practices that are good for the environment and the generations to come."