Sustainability

Responsible Business

We are focused on building a responsible and sustainable business driven by strong corporate governance and prudent risk management, and are committed to conduct our operations safely and responsibly.

Economic Sustainability

Keppel Land is committed to achieving long-term economic growth without negatively impacting the environment, society and the community. We are committed to applying our knowledge and skills to drive innovation, as well as support economic development and the well-being of our communities.

Corporate Governance and Risk Management

Keppel Land's Directors and Management firmly believe that sound corporate governance practices and robust risk management practices are key to the sustainability of the company's business and performance, as well as to protect stakeholders’ interests and enhance long-term stakeholder value.

Supply Chain and Responsible Procurement

Keppel Land is committed to managing its supply chain and ensuring responsible procurement across the whole life cycle of all its projects. We adhere to the Keppel Supplier Code of Conduct, which integrates Keppel’s sustainability principles across its supply chain and positively influences the environmental, social and governance performance of its suppliers.

Product Quality and Safety

Keppel Land exercises due care and diligence in the design, construction and operation of its products to ensure that they are fit for use and do not pose health or safety hazards.

 

Special Feature: Growing our sustainability-focused funding

Keppel Land seeks opportunities to grow its green funding sources. In June 2019, Keppel Land, through a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Land China, secured its first green loan facility of RMB 850 million from the HSBC Group China for the development of Seasons City (Phase 1) in the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-City, China. This is the first green loan granted by HSBC Group China to support the development of a property project in Mainland China. Green loans are loan instruments made available exclusively to finance or re-finance eligible green projects, where the project must demonstrate clear environmental benefits which can be assessed.

Phase 1 of Seasons City has been conferred the BCA Green Mark Platinum Award (Provisional). Seasons City adopts energy-efficient lighting designs, chillers and ventilation systems, as well as utilises non-potable water to reduce water consumption. A photovoltaic system and a solar hot water system have also been installed to tap renewable energy. The total energy and water savings to be achieved by Seasons City (Phase 1) is estimated to be over RMB 9 million a year.

 

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