Sustainability

Case Studies


ENERGY AND CLIMATE

  • A bright idea to reduce energy use
  • Turning on the lights for a win-win energy efficiency project

WATER

  • Spend money like water? An cost-efficient solution to water management at Shopping Plaza Sul
  • The ultimate dive to get water consumption on track

WASTE

  • Can you really triple the proportion of waste you recycle in just three years? One of our shopping centres in Brazil says ‘yes, you can!’
  • Less waste, pollution, and CO2 means lower costs for CascaisShopping

SAFETY AND HELTH

  • Providing safe indoor playgrounds for our younger visitors
  • Creative team work solves a shopping centre safety challenge

KNOWLEDGE CASE

  • Project Be Well: leveraging knowledge to promote employee health and wellbeing

OTHER CASE STUDIES

  • SOS Planeta: augmenting reality to raise environmental awareness
  • Every day, everybody, everywhere…is making our company even better!
  • We are what we repeatedly do. Learning then, is not an act, but a habit.

ENERGY AND CLIMATE

  • Maximising Energy Efficiency at LeiriaShopping
  • LEDs Cut Energy Use at Alexa
  • Energy Efficiency Improvements at River Plaza Mall

WATER

  • Problem Parking, Sustainable Solution

WASTE

  • Productive Waste Disposal
  • Our Composting Facility at Luz Del Tajo

SAFETY AND HELTH

  • Reducing Accidents Among Our Service Suppliers
  • Reducing Construction Site Accidents With a Zero Tolerance Approach

PROSPEROUS TENANTS

  • Our Coop Store Initiative

SUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLES

  • Engaging with Visitors on Sustainability

OTHER CASE STUDIES

  • Assessing the Cost of Our Impact Through Environmental Accounting
  • Tax Savings through Sustainability
  • Showing our Appreciation for Volunteer Fire Fighters in Portugal
  • Our Memory Café
  • Improving the Public Realm Around our Centres Through Volunteering
  • Motivational Marketing Techniques Improve Customer Service at Manauara Shopping

ENERGY AND CLIMATE

  • Reducing operating costs through environmental improvements at Loop5
  • Low cost energy saving initiatives deliver financial gains
  • Energy-efficient lighting brings multiple benefits in Brazil

SUSTAINABILITY POLICIES

  • Protecting biodiversity at Boulevard Londrina Shopping

WATER

  • Smart metering at Alexa improves water consumption
  • Reducing water use through landscaping

WASTE

  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle…And Rethink!
  • Cutting waste at Franca Shopping
  • An innovative approach to waste management at RioSul Shopping

SAFETY AND HELTH

  • Engaging our staff to reduce ergonomic risks
  • Working with suppliers to improve fire-safety awareness
  • A new approach to safety awareness
  • Reducing operating costs through improved safety and health management
  • Taking the safety message to schools and visitors
  • Protecting the safety and health of shopping centre users

OTHER CASE STUDIES

  • Supporting communities in need
  • Raising Environmental Awareness at our Brazilian Shopping Centres
  • Promoting innovation and support entrepreneurs
  • Improving employee training

ENERGY AND CLIMATE

  • Luz del Tajo saves 7,000kWh of electricity with a lighting solution for lifts
  • Loop5 reduces its electricity consumption and promotes the use of renewable-based energy supplies
  • Environmental leadership at River Plaza Mall
  • Reducing costs for tenants with an energy saving solution at Gli Orsi

SUSTAINABILITY POLICIES

  • GaiaShopping mobilises the local community to protect forests

WATER

  • Efficient equipment and creative campaigning save water at GranCasa

WASTE

  • Reducing costs by increasing the recycling rate at Loop5

OTHER CASE STUDIES

  • Engagement with suppliers at Le Terrazze brings positive results
  • Stimulating creativity and initiative to build a culture of innovation
  • Our on-going commitment to investing in education benefits over 70 students in Brazil
  • Sonae Sierra and Acreditar join forces to build a home for children with cancer
  • Fair Trade Week at Münster Arkaden

SUSTAINABILITY POLICIES

  • Promoting biodiversity in Portugal

WATER

  • Increasing water efficiency at a ‘higher water risk’ shopping centre in Spain

WASTE

  • RioSul Shopping and Pantheon Plaza take up the recycling challenge

SAFETY AND HELTH

  • Working with our cleaning supplier to improve safety, health and environmental practices at Münster Arkaden

Note: At the "Sustainability" all information is comprehensive and refer to the Sierra and its shopping centers in the various countries in which it operates, including Brazil.