SUSTAINABILITY THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF FUTURE GENERATIONS

Long term sustainability has been carefully considered across all aspects of the development to meet the needs of future generations. Ripley Town Centre has incorporated a number of sustainable initiatives and outcomes across the Stage One asset, targeting a 5 Star rating for Green Star Design and As-Built v1.1.

Future stages of development will continue to incorporate a number of sustainable initiatives.

Ripley Town Centre - Vision

CENTRE OF SUSTAINABLE EXCELLENCE

Sustainability is a primary objective for Ripley Town Centre, and as such the Stage One centre has incorporated a number of sustainability initiatives and outcomes and is targeting a 5 Star Green Star Design and As-Built v1.1 rating.

Ripley Town Centre - 5 Green Star

STAGE ONE INITIATIVES

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WASTE

Waste recycling is used throughout the stage one asset and is incorporated into the masterplan.

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SOLAR

Ripley Town Centre’s car park currently incorporates solar panels generating ~75% of the electricity for the existing shopping environment.

FUTURE PROOFING VIA TECHNOLOGY@2x
EMS

An energy monitoring system (EMS) monitors energy and water consumption in the stage one asset, providing the management team with vital information to ensure efficient operation.

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WATER

Water sensitive urban design principles are being used to manage storm water, prevent pollution of local waterways and provide greater efficiency.

RESPONSIBLE BUILDING@2x
BUILD DESIGN

The existing retail centre incorporates energy efficient glazing, shading and insulation to provide thermal comfort for occupants to minimise energy consumption.

A TRUE SENSE OF PLACE@2x
TECHNOLOGY

A centralised electricity embedded network enables electricity to be purchased in bulk and provided to existing tenants at a competitive rate.

CONTRIBUTING TO THE ENVIRONMENT AND COMMUNITY

Future stages of development will continue to incorporate a number of sustainable initiatives. By leveraging strengths cultivated in Japan and around the world, we can successfully contribute to environmental and community improvements across the Ripley Town Centre project.

Ripley Town Centre - Environment

UPCOMING MASTERPLAN INITIATIVES

PRIVATE ENERGY NETWORK@2x
PRIVATE ENERGY NETWORK

We will utilise solar and other clean energy sources generated across Ripley Town Centre with the community via co-sharing. Enabling a reduced carbon footprint and tariff savings

EFFICIENT USE OF SPACE AND AMENITY@2x
EFFICIENT USE OF SPACE AND AMENITY

Public space has many alternate uses during off peak times to benefit the community. We’ve incorporated co-sharing public amenity

AFFORDABLE AND EFFICIENT SHARED ECONOMY@2x
AFFORDABLE AND EFFICIENT SHARED ECONOMY

Thinking about space efficiency for residents and businesses and promoting a low-carbon community via a private car sharing scheme

EFFICIENT DESIGN AND LIFESTYLE@2x
EFFICIENT DESIGN AND LIFESTYLE

Introducing the ‘guest apartment’ concept allowing residents to utilise living space better while having access to shared guest accommodation

FUTURE PROOFING VIA TECHNOLOGY@2x
FUTURE PROOFING VIA TECHNOLOGY

Embed necessary infrastructure during the planning and development phase to allow for smart technology that is agile for change

RESPONSIBLE BUILDING@2x
RESPONSIBLE BUILDING

Avoid building unnecessary infrastructure so that value is passed onto residents, businesses and partners

A TRUE SENSE OF PLACE@2x
A TRUE SENSE OF PLACE

To create a cultural hub of shared spaces that inspire valuable human connection and interaction

DESIGN IN DENSITY@2x
DESIGN IN DENSITY

To develop a high-density community that allows residents and businesses to operate in a 20-minute ecosystem. One that is surrounded and interconnected with parks and natural settings

SMART DESIGN@2x
SMART DESIGN

Central to Sekisui House’s design principals is its commitment to creating a harmonious relationship between humanity and nature

SEKISUI HOUSE SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

Ripley Town Centre - Sustainability Brochure