Real Estate

Green buildings offer investment opportunities

September 1, 2011 | 1 min read

“You can solve the problems of reducing emissions and resource efficiency and feel very little pain. Life can get better and there are good financial returns to be made. The buildings people live and work in will be pleasant to live and work in. There’s no particular hardship or economic loss associated with dealing with the issues of the building environment.” In this interview, Cameron explains how property investment can go hand-in-hand with fighting climate change and talks about how he sees the future, innovations, emerging economies and more.


The interview was recorded during the conference ‘Green Building Finance and Investments’, held in Maastricht in March 2011.

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James Cameron
Executive Vice Chairman, Climate Change Capital