Sustainability Report 2019 is here

April 6, 2020

During the past year, AF Bostäder achieved several sustainability goals and took major steps to reduce climate impact. The solar energy produced has tripled, and greenhouse gas emissions have decreased by 92 percent since 2016, while 616 new student housing units have been built.

Important events during the year:

54% of the students' waste is sorted

Waste sorting is improved every year and a larger proportion is recycled, 54% is sorted and 46% is disposed of in residual waste.

Non-smoking living environment

Since May 2019 smoking is prohibited indoors - it provides fresh air and a healthier accommodation.

66% of fossil fuel-free transport

Electricity and heating are 100% renewable and therefore conversion to fossil fuel-free transport and work trips has been the focus, 66% of the fuel in 2019 was fossil fuel-free.

Bicycle friendly workplace

AF Bostäder received a full pot in Lund municipality's competition Bicycle Friendly Workplace and received the award for this year's bicycle idea.

Operational targets and sustainability goals become one

Sustainability should be a natural part of the business. Therefore, AF Bostäder has formulated new "sustainable operational targets".

10% energy reduction in older properties

The goal was to reduce energy use by 15% in the older property portfolio in 2014 - 2019, but the result was a 10% reduction in energy.

Read the entire sustainability report here >> (in Swedish) 
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