Sustainability – Our Policy

Everything we need for our well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment. It's important we protect it for ourselves and for future generations. 

Westpark Shannon: We care deeply for our environment.

Sustainability is Top of Our Agenda

Westpark Shannon has sustainability at the top of its agenda. Everything we need for our well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment. Westpark incorporates a number of sustainability and energy reduction features, including:

  • Maintaining the 40-acre campus parkland to the highest standard, including the planting and caring of shrubs, flowers and trees. We have already planted over 4,000 trees.
  • Adoption of current regulations on renewable energy and sustainability.
  • Conformity to BREEAM standards.
  • Building energy rating of B1 minimum, incorporating 
    Westpark Shannon maintains the landscaped 40-acre
    campus to highest standards.
     energy efficient systems.
  • Reduced carbon footprint and energy operating costs.
  • Latest techniques for mechanical and electrical services.
  • Rainwater harvesting for toilet flushing and external irrigation.
  • Variable speed fans and pumps.
  • Heating recovery provided to air handling units.
  • Dimmable low energy lighting systems.
  • Passive infra-red presence (PIR) detection lighting control, including toilets.
  • Energy metering within building management system.
  • Electric car charging points.
  • Low flush toilets.