City Gate Plaza has been designed to achieve a minimum LEED® Gold Certification Accreditation, now recognised across the world as the benchmark of green building standards.

Key criteria include:

  • Sustainable sites
  • Water efficiency
  • Energy & Atmosphere
  • Materials & Resource
  • Indoor environmental quality
  • Innovation in operations & regional priority

JCD Group is committed to protecting the environment through responsible and innovative business practices, and targeting minimum LEED Gold status is a key part of this vision.


Electrical car charging points in
car park
Solar reflective energy efficient glazing
Rainwater harvesting system
Recycled materials where possible throughout the whole building


  • Rainwater harvesting and treatment
  • Highly efficient renewable heat pump technology
  • Solar reflective energy efficient glazing
  • Solar PV collectors
  • Electrical car charging stations
  • Water efficient landscaping
  • Intelligent BMS controls ensuring efficiency energy usage
  • Carbon free concrete
  • Use of recycled materials where possible
  • Durable internal finishes to ensure longevity of life
  • Internal waste storage and segregation area
  • Intelligent lighting systems with PIR and lux level sensors