The Leading News & Information Service For The Facilities, Workplace & Built Environment Community

Former JLL Integral MD to Co-Lead Expansion of New Decarbonisation Platform

Former JLL Integral MD to Co-Lead Expansion of New Decarbonisation Platform
13 June 2022

A machine learning based decarbonisation solutions business is launching in the UK, after raising $5m in pre-Series A funding.

Ecolibrium’s Head of Commercial Real Estate Yash Kapila, formerly JLL Integral’s Managing Director, and CEO Chintan Soni will lead the business’ UK expansion from its new London HQ at 42 Brook Street.

Ecolibrium’s core product is SmartSense, a climate tech-led sustainability solution which creates a granular view of an asset's carbon footprint through IoT data points. The technology is used across 50 million sq ft of real estate by more than 150 companies including Amazon, Fiat, Honeywell, Thomson Reuters, Tata Power, and the Delhi Metro.

The company says that an annual reduction of 5-15 per cent in carbon footprint has been achieved to date by companies which have deployed Ecolibrium's technology.

Ecolibrium has signed its first commercial contract with Integral, JLL's UK engineering and facilities service business.

Picture: a photograph of Ecolibrium’s Head of Commercial Real Estate Yash Kapila (left) and CEO Chintan Soni (right). Image Credit: Max Lacome

Article written by Ella Tansley | Published 13 June 2022


Related Tags

Related Articles

Controlling FM Costs Roundtable with JLL

CAFM company JLL Technologies is interested in the voices of leaders in the FM private and public sectors – as such, a diverse board was invited to a roundtable...

 Read Full Article
Andron FM Awarded JLL Soft Services Contract

Andron Facilities Management, the national soft FM provider, has signed a five-year deal with JLL Property & Asset Management UK. The new national contract...

 Read Full Article
Condeco and iOffice + SpaceIQ Merge to Create New Workplace Technology Company

Two workplace technology businesses have combined to create a software solutions brand with over 16.3 million users and a customer base spanning more than 16,000 global...

 Read Full Article
How to Identify and Address IoT Security Weaknesses

Data-driven facilities management is now the expected norm, but security concerns about IoT systems still remain amongst FMs and tenants. The Internet of Things (IoT)...

 Read Full Article
New Approaches to the Future of Work

Businesses are adapting their workplace strategy for hybrid working, paying more attention to staff wellbeing and investing in workplaces that will help them to attract...

 Read Full Article
JLL Acquires Envio Systems

JLL is to acquire Envio Systems, a cloud-based IoT platform for enhanced performance and operations of commercial buildings. The Berlin-based company’s smart...

 Read Full Article
Smart Buildings at Increased Risk of Cyber Attacks, Says Verdantix

The operational technology that powers connected devices across building systems is providing more entry points for cyber criminals to exploit, says research and advisory...

 Read Full Article
Chicago's Smartest Building

800 Fulton Market, a gateway to one of Chicago’s fastest-growing neighbourhoods, has been completed.   Watch the...

 Read Full Article
How Technology and Smart Buildings Will Support the Daunting Retrofit Challenge

How will the intersection of retrofits, smart homes and digitally transformed building maintenance help the UK to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050? Nik Flytzanis,...

 Read Full Article
Deepki Achieves Highest-Ever ClimateTech SAAS Fundraising in the Real Estate Sector

Deepki, an ESG data intelligence platform for the real estate sector, has raised €150 million in a Series C round of funding.  This is the largest ever...

 Read Full Article