Sustainability and Green Building
Acting with environmental responsibility and awareness, Renaissance Construction has knew the negative impacts of the structures built on environmental and human health such as excessive consumption of energy, water and materials and emissions of various greenhouse gases. Renaissance Construction, adopting various strategies to avoid possible effects of its projects on the environment and human health, has attached great importance to design, construct and operate its projects in accordance with the “Green Building” principles.
As being a leader in its sectors; Renaissance Construction has also taken pioneering and innovative steps in the regions where it operates with the importance given to sustainability and environmental health through undertaking various projects awarded by LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification; that is one of the most important certifications in the field of environment issued by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).
Through designing with sustainable design principles, supplying environmentally friendly and re-cycled materials, utilizing sustainable technologies and constructing with green building principles, some of the projects of Renaissance Construction, which have been awarded by LEED certification by USGBC, are as follows:
Renaissance Pravda Class-A business center in St. Petersburg (Russia), is one of the first projects in Russia where green building design and construction approaches were applied and the first commercial office building in the country awarded with Gold LEED certificate.
Among other LEED certified projects in Turkey are:
Renaissance Tower - Platinum LEED certificate
TED Renaissance College – Gold LEED certificate
Renaissance Biz Mecidiyekoy Office – Gold LEED certificate
RönesansBiz Küçükyalı – Platinum LEED certificate
Projects that will comply with LEED certification requirements upon completion are the following:
Fort Tower (St. Petersburg, Russia)
Lahta Tower (St. Petersburg, Russia)
Talan Towers (Astana, Kazakhstan)
BREEAM certified projects of Renaissance Construction are:
Trinity Place (St. Petersburg, Russia) - Pass
Radumlya Logistic Complex (Moscow region, Russia) – Very good
Mega Plaza Shopping Mall (Astana, Kazakhstan) will meet BREEAM certification requirements upon completion in 2016.