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Business smart. Environment focused. Industry leading.

At Macerich, while most of our business is focused on reaching new heights, in sustainability we are dedicated to reaching new lows. In fact, "Innovating to Zero" is our ambitious longer-term goal to generate zero energy waste and near zero emissions, zero water waste and zero landfill impact.

Top 30 On-site Generation

Top 30 On-site Generation

EPA Green Power Partnership
#1 Ranking 2015 - 2017 GRESB Benchmark

#1 Ranking 2015 - 2017 GRESB Benchmark

N. American Retail Sector
GRESB Green Star  2014 - 2017

GRESB Green Star 2014 - 2017

Nareit Leader in the  Light 2014-2017

Nareit Leader in the Light 2014-2017

CDP Climate A List  2015 - 2017

CDP Climate A List 2015 - 2017

11 Properties Ceritified

11 Properties Ceritified

Portfolio Wide

Solar & Energy

12 MW of Grid Relief

provided by our solar installations across 12 properties

72 Energy Efficient Projects

will save over 42 million kWh annually

53 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

at 26 properties

36M kWh of Clean Power

Provided annually by our 6 fuel cell installations
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Building & Practices

  • 6 LEED® Gold Projects

    5 completed; 1 in progress

    Largest Fuel Cell

    in the U.S. mall industry

    The Power at Kings

    supplying 100% of electricity


78,000 Tons of Waste Recycled

since 2013

100% Waste-To-Energy Program

Produced over 4.7 million kWh across 9 properties

300 million gallons of water saved

Since program inception

Over 40,000 metric tons of CO2E

saved per year from LED retrofits

370,674 metric tons

reduced in greenhouse gas emissions since program inception

291 Million kWh of Electricity Reduced

since 2008
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Sustainability News

Macerich Releases Updated Sustainability Report

Report Details Macerich’s Industry-leading Sustainability Awards and Achievements

Macerich Earns NAREIT’S Prestigious Retail ‘Leader In The Light’ Award For Fourth Straight Year, Leading Industry In Sustainability

Macerich also achieves #1 GRESB ranking for North American Retail Sector in 2017, third year in a row

Macerich and Breeam USA Announce The Oaks Shopping Center as First U.S. Property to Earn Prestigious Green Building Standard

New U.S. Green Building Standard, ‘BREEAM USA In-Use,’ Measures and Monitors Environmental Performance of Existing Buildings

Macerich’s Tysons Corner Center Wins 2016 ICSC U.S. Design and Development Gold Award

New Urban Hub at One of the Nation’s Top Retail Destinations Adds to List of Accolades, Earns Sustainability Commendation

For Third Straight Year, Macerich Earns NAREIT’s Prestigious Retail ‘Leader in the Light’ Sustainability Award

Macerich Again Also Makes CDP’s Annual ‘Climate A List’ for Mitigating Climate Change

Macerich Earns #1 Ranking In North American Retail Sector In 2016 From Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB)

Top Ranking for Second Straight Year Spotlights Macerich's Ongoing Sustainability Achievements

Macerich’s VITA at Tysons Corner Center Named 2015 'Best Washington/Baltimore High-Rise Apartment Community'

Prestigious award from Delta Associates adds to long list of industry honors for highly successful mixed-use expansion at Tysons Corner Center

Macerich Earns Top Ranking in U.S. Retail Sector in 2015 From Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB)

Ranking underscores Macerich’s thoroughly integrated focus on sustainability

Macerich's Tysons Tower Receives Another Top Industry Honor: 2015 Award Of Excellence From AIA Northern Virginia

Tysons Tower has received AIA Northern Virginia's 2015 Award of Excellence for Commercial Architecture

Macerich's Tysons Tower Named 2014 Best New Office Development By Washington Business Journal

Macerich's 22-story Tysons Tower, a key component of the breakthrough, mixed-use urban expansion at Tysons Corner, has earned the 2014 Best New Office Development Award from the Washington Business Journal

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago Earns Prestigious MAPIC Award as Best Outlet Centre in the World in 2014

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago earns prestigious MAPIC Award as Best Outlet Centre in the World in 2014

Macerich's Tysons Tower Named 2014 Best Building By NAIOP In Northern Virginia

Macerich's trophy 22-story Tysons Tower has earned an Award of Excellence from the Northern Virginia Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association

Macerich Earns 2014 Chicago NAIOP Award For Addition Of Eataly To The Shops At North Bridge As Best Retail Or Mixed-Use Development Of The Year

Eataly at The Shops at North Bridge has been named 2014 Best Retail or Mixed-Use Development of the Year by the Chicago Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association

Macerich Honored as NAREIT's 2014 Retail Leader in the Light

Adds to the Company's recent GRESB Green Star 2014 award and LEED® Gold designation for Tysons Tower

Macerich's Santa Monica Place Wins “Best-of-the-Best” Global Shopping Center Award

Santa Monica Place won the 2013 Best-of-the-Best VIVA Global Design and Development Award presented by the International Council of Shopping Centers

Macerich’s Santa Monica Place Wins Prestigious MAPIC High Street Award

Santa Monica Place has been selected as the Best High Street Retail Development for this year’s prestigious MAPIC Awards

Panasonic and Macerich Form Strategic Renewable Energy Partnership

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America and Macerich (NYSE:MAC), have aligned to begin the first phase of a multi-property retail real estate solar power program

Macerich Awarded for its Commitment to Sustainability

Santa Monica Place earns prestigious environmental award: LEED Gold certification

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