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
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.