China Vanke Co Ltd, the world’s largest residential developer, was the first real estate company to join the prestigious WWF Climate Savers programme. It aims to:
• Reduce GHG emissions by 1.46 million tons CO2e by increasing industrialised housing techniques and developing industrialised houses of 49 million square meters
• Reduce GHG emissions by 2.56 million tons CO2e by developing Three-star certified residential buildings at an annual growth rate of no less than 15%, and with development space of at least 13.5 million square meters
• Reduce GHG emissions by 1.28 million tons CO2e by installing more than 0.56 million square meters of solar water heating system on new residential buildings
• Have at least 12 suppliers adopt GB/T23331 Energy Management Standard (comparable to ISO50001).