The Netherlands has always been progressive when it comes to energy consumption and entrepreneurship. By 2030 all buildings must be gas-free in order to reduce the strong emissions of CO2 and stop global warming. These new ecological regulations also changed a few things for Berner Produkten, an international company that planned the construction of a new warehouse in Kerkrade.
In recent years, the Netherlands, and Groningen in particular, has been shocked by earthquakes, ground and collapsing buildings caused by natural gas extraction.
The enormous emissions of CO2 and its effect on global climate change have become important items in the news the recent years. Not surprising given that the emission of greenhouse gases is warming our earth more and more, resulting in the melting of the polar caps and a worldwide rise in water levels.
How WDP supports the most ambitious cross-border logistics strategies
Largest chocolate warehouse in the world: outstanding in every way
Great news! The brand-new Barry Callebaut distribution centre in Lokeren has received the much-coveted BREEAM Outstanding Interim Certification, underscoring the exceptional sustainability features of the largest chocolate warehouse in the world.
A delicious update on the new Barry Callebaut distribution centre
Barry Callebaut’s brand-new worldwide distribution centre that WDP’s constructing in Lokeren was impressive even on paper. But it’s only now that we’re in the home stretch of the project, that it’s become apparent, just how impressive this massive development really is.