Westquay is a Hammerson-operated shopping centre. As a business, we aim to create retail destinations that deliver net positive impacts economically, socially and environmentally, through leading-edge design, operational efficiency and a culture of respect and responsibility. By 2030 we will be a Net Positive company for carbon, resource use, water and socio-economic impacts.
Follow the Hammerson journey here, with access to key documents, our latest performance data and updates on our company initiatives.
At Westquay we are working with Hammerson to reduce our environmental impact.
Since installation in August 2016, the Westquay photovoltaic solar cells have generated enough electricity to power 5,548,608 cups of tea.
In 2018 we saved 37% more water than the previous year on our water consumption, equivalent to over four Olympic pools!
In the past year, we now recycle 45% waste. The rest is used for energy generation – we send nothing to landfill
Our key projects in 2019 include:
- Increasing the amount of waste recycled through the installation of dining level recycling segregation bins
- Installing more energy efficient LED lighting in the centre
- Installation of a drinking water fountain to enable customers to fill their reusable bottles and reduce plastic waste