Swords Pavilions is a Hammerson / Irish Life 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 aim to be a Net Positive company for carbon, resource use, water and socio-economic impacts
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At Swords Pavilions we are working to reduce our environmental impact.
In 2022 we reduced our electricity consumption by 46.6% from 2019. The amount of energy saved would power 166 Irish homes for one year! We reduced our water consumption by 10.7% , equivalent of 3 Olympic sized swimming pools! There was a 94.1% decrease in gas. We recycled 73% of our waste.
Electric vehicle charging We provided our customers with 94,668kWh of electricity to charge their cars.
Beehives Swords Pavilions currently has 2 beehives on the roof of the Centre! Bees have experienced a huge decline in the past number of years. With 1 fully trained beekeepers on site we are committed to giving them a home where they can have happy and healthy colonies. Honeybees play a vital role in our community so we have created a rich diversity of flowers and plants for them to feed on.
Bug Hotel Swords Pavilions has built 2 Bug Hotel’s in our perennial gardens which is providing a safe habitat for beneficial insects and pollinators. These can be seen in front of our building. Our Bug Hotels are made from 100% recycled material. We do not use pesticides in any of our gardens which is giving these important creatures the best chance to thrive