This case study discusses the energy performance of 201 Bishopsgate, it is informed by a 2 year post occupancy evaluation research project which was part of Innovate UK’s Building Performance Evaluation programme.

Publication Date 20 Apr 2015
Title Post Occupancy Evaluation - An Occupiers Perspective
Category Development, Ownership & Investment, Occupier & Property Management
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Description Building energy performance was in the top five criteria used by the occupier, Henderson Global Investors, to select their new office space. 201 Bishopsgate achieved a BREEAM Excellent rating with an estimated 41% reduction in operational carbon emissions compared to the minimum standard (Part L Building Regulations 2002). Yet, there was a difference between the design stage estimates of energy performance and the reality. British Land and Henderson committed to investigate and improve the environmental performance of the building. Read this case study report to find out what the 2 year post occupancy evaluation project revealed.