Laying the Foundation: Carbon Neutrality in Real Estate Investment
Jim Landau, LEED AP, Head of Asset Management for MetLife Investment Management discusses carbon neutrality in real estate investment.
Insurance Investor posted on Tuesday, August 17, 2021
It has been over five years since the first climate agreement was signed by 196 parties in Paris. Such unprecedented consensus left many feeling hopeful meaningful climate action could ameliorate global climate change impacts. Recently, the private sector has responded to the call for climate action as illustrated by a drastic increase in carbon neutrality pledges. What does this mean for the real estate industry? In this report, we will examine the varied commitments from the real estate investment industry to see how it is contributing to the goal of carbon neutrality in a meaningful and more importantly, measurable way.
This article was produced by Metlife Investment Management as part of their valued Industry Partnership to Insurance Investor.