The persistent traffic jam problems of today demand innovative solutions. So, tech giants like Uber and Tesla are searching for alternatives. Will we soon be getting around in flying cars? Or, more likely, in some kind of high-speed underground train? One of these inventions will probably become the Next Big Thing.
Do logistics and sustainability really go together? It does if WDP has its way.
Sustainability has been one of the buzz words in the logistics sector for quite some time now. Robbert Van Boxelaere demonstrates day after day that a sustainable warehouse not only looks good, it also offers financial benefits. Van Boxelaere works as a sustainability engineer for WDP, a Belgian real estate company developing and renting out logistics real estate in Belgium and the neighbouring countries.
The completion of the photovoltaic installation on the roof of the wehkamp.nl warehouse marks the first major step towards an extension of WDP's solar energy portfolio. The 2.5 MWp installation covers a surface area of 33,000 m².