SUSTAINABILITY

CONTINUING ON OUR COMMITMENT
TO A GREENER FUTURE,
SCOTIA PLAZA'S 40 KING ST. W.
IS NOW ZERO CARBON CERTIFIED

On World Environment Day, June 5, 2020, we are proud to announce that Scotia Plaza’s 40 King St. W. is now Zero Carbon Building™ – Performance v2 Certified for 2020 from the Canada Green Building Council®.
 
This achievement makes Scotia Plaza’s 40 King St. W. the largest Zero Carbon certified commercial building in Canada.
It matters to us - because it matters to our customers, partners and the environment.
 
We are committed to be a leader in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives and in accelerating climate action.
Working with our partners to achieve zero carbon at Scotia Plaza’s 40 King St. W. is living proof of this commitment.
 
Today we are Zero.
For our tenants, stakeholders, and the environment. That counts.
 
See what zero carbon means to us.
 

HOW WE’RE ACHIEVING ZERO CARBON

Scotia Plaza’s 40 King St. W. Zero Carbon achievement is a result of the collaboration and ongoing efforts of the building's owners, KingSett Capital and AIMCo, the property management team, BentallGreenOak, our tenants and employees.

COMMITTED TO A GREENER FUTURE
LEED PLATINUM CERTIFIED

Certified LEED Platinum in 2018, Scotia Plaza is recognized as one of the first major office towers in Canada to achieve LEED accreditation. Our commitment to environmentally safe and sustainable practices extends far beyond our footprint. As a community, we are committed to innovation, collaboration and responsible corporate practices. In partnership with our tenants, we are dedicated to a more sustainable community and a healthier planet.
leed logo We strive to make Scotia Plaza a healthier, more sustainable building for the people who work here. We are dedicated to making the necessary building and operational enhancements to achieve the highest environmental certification for office buildings globally – LEED Platinum. This achievement makes Scotia Plaza a healthier, more sustainable, efficient and all around more environmentally sound workplace destination for people within the building and the environment as a whole.

LEED Platinum
Building Enhancements

on average, each month Scotia Plaza saves:

*Data collected based on 2017 Diversion Report

ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATIONS AND GREEN ROOFS

Four electric vehicles and 12 Tesla charging stations, located on Scotia Plaza's P1B Parking Level, are free of charge