Cairn awarded London Stock Exchange’s Green Economy Mark accreditation

Cairn Homes Plc has announced that it has been awarded a London Stock Exchange Green Economy Mark accreditation.

The Green Economy Mark recognises London-listed equity issuers that generate over 50% of their total revenue from environmentally positive goods, products and services. According to London Stock Exchange research, on average Green Economy Mark companies outperform the FTSE All-Share Index, making Cairn part of a world-class peer group.

The accreditation is an affirmation of Cairn’s strong commitment to responsible and sustainable development. Building A-rated homes in a sustainable way is at the core of Cairn’s business, utilising innovative and modern methods of construction.

Michael Stanley, CEO and Co-Founder, commented: “We are delighted that our work in creating sustainable communities has been recognised by the London Stock Exchange through the Green Economy Accreditation.At the heart of Cairn’s culture is an absolute commitment to the environment in which we operate. We build new homes and communities that are energy efficient, environmentally friendly and contribute to biodiversity across the country.”

In 2019 the Company sold 1,080 A-rated new homes, developed over 17 acres of parks and public realm alongside these new homes, created and delivered six new playgrounds and have engaged in the Low Carbon pledge.