Keppel Datahub 2 (KDH2) was awarded the LEED Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) on 24 November 2014, in recognition of the data centre's environmentally friendly design, operations and management.
The LEED certification is an internationally recognised benchmark in sustainable building and design developed by the USGBC. It is awarded to companies that demonstrate environmental excellence and leadership in transforming the building industry.
Earlier this year, KDH2 also achieved the distinction of being the first new data centre in Singapore to clinch the BCA-IDA Green Mark Platinum Award from the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore and Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore.
There were double distinctions for Keppel Data Centres in 2014 as KDH2 bagged two prestigious environmental certifications for its energy efficient features