Member Since: 2016
Baseline Year: 2014
Baseline GHG Emissions: 7,464 tonnes CO2-equivalent
About the Member:
- Founded in Kingston in 1954, Homestead Land Holdings Limited has grown to become one of Canada’s largest and most respected landlords. The founding principles of the company are still in place today, which are to provide residents with affordable, secure housing with a standard of care in which we would treat our own family members.
Highlighted Sustainability Projects:
- Common areas throughout the Kingston properties are currently undergoing lighting audits and upgrades to efficient LED technologies.
- Winner of the Green Economy Program - Greatest Overall GHG Reduction at the 2016 Evening of Recognition! Through various projects Homestead reduced their annual carbon footprint by over 400 tonnes from their 2014 baseline!
- Approximately 90% of Homestead's properties had undergone a water retrofit, which included retrofits for more than 24,000 low flow toilets and shower heads.