Duke Realty Receives LEED® Certification on Five Logistics Facilities

INDIANAPOLIS – December 16, 2021 — Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces that it has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) certification by the United States Green Building Council on five logistics buildings. LEED certification provides independent,… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Grows Corporate Responsibility Team

INDIANAPOLIS — December 15, 2021 — Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic-only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, has hired David Crist in the company’s newly created role of renewable energy manager. In his role, Crist will be responsible for executing Duke Realty’s renewable energy strategy across the… Continue Reading

Smart Approach to Industrial Development

The United Nations World Summit on Social Development identified three core areas that contribute to the philosophy and social science of sustainable development- economic development, social development and environmental protection1 Duke Realty is laser focused on all three of these. Since 2019, we have pursued LEED certification on 100 percent of our new development projects…. Continue Reading

Solar Landscape and Duke Realty Recognized as Top National Community Solar Project in Solar Builder’s 2021 Project of the Year Awards

Asbury Park, NJ, November 10, 2021 – Indianapolis-based Duke Realty and Solar Landscape, New Jersey’s top-ranked solar developer, today announced they were selected as the best Community Solar project in ​​Solar Builder’s 2021 Project of the Year Awards for their collaborative community solar portfolio spanning three different New Jersey municipalities. In 2021, Solar Landscape and… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Targets Carbon Neutrality by 2025

INDIANAPOLIS – November 8, 2021 — Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, announces the company will target achieving carbon neutrality for its own operations by 2025 and achieving carbon neutrality in alignment with the Paris Climate Accords by 2040. The… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Receives Top Global Sustainability Recognition, Named Best Among Peers

INDIANAPOLIS – November 4, 2021 — Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, earns top ranking among peers and four Green Stars from GRESB for outstanding performance in environmental stewardship, social responsibility and governance (ESG) and sustainable development practices. The GRESB… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Furthers ESG Commitment by Earning Fitwel® Certification 2-Star Rating

INDIANAPOLIS – November 2, 2021 — Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), the leading domestic only, pure-play logistics property REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) in the United States, earns Fitwel® Certification 2-Star Rating for its four-story, 78,000-square-foot national headquarters building. The building at 8711 River Crossing Boulevard was completed in early 2020 and serves as the… Continue Reading

Bob’s Discount Furniture Ribbon Cutting of Duke Realty Developed Facility Featured in CoStar

On September 28, 2021, Bob’s Discount Furniture officially opened the latest distribution center in its expanded supply chain — 150 Old New Brunswick Road in Piscataway, New Jersey. The new 622,230-square-foot warehouse developed by Duke Realty boasts 40-foot clear heights and 125 dock doors and recently received LEED Silver certification, meeting high energy efficiency performance… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Participation in NJ Solar Project Featured in ROI-NJ

On August 30, 2021, ROI-NJ published an article about the sixth activation within New Jersey Community Solar Program. The solar panels installed on Duke Realty facilities in the Wood-Ridge borough of New Jersey is expected to generate 2.8 million kilowatt hours of energy annually — or enough to power 375 homes in Bergen, Essex, Hudson… Continue Reading

Corporate Responsibility Means Caring Enough to Prepare for the Future

Though my current role at Duke Realty is as our vice president of corporate responsibility, my first fourteen years at the company were on the operations side, in logistics property management. Understanding tenant needs for both today and tomorrow, supporting them, and meeting our own corporate goals at the same time—these are the kinds of… Continue Reading