Lakhta Center is a multifunctional complex in St. Petersburg with the Gazprom headquarter and public spaces occupying a third of the area. Construction was completed in October 2018, now start work on the arrangement of business and public areas. The opening will take place in about a year, when the complex will be fully prepared to meet guests.
Lakhta Center Investors will Save Money in the Operation of the Building
Regnum.ru (Information Agency)
"Our serious approach to power efficiency and eco-friendliness of the buildings is caused basically by the fact that Gazprom company group is building it for themselves and the management of the company would like to save money for the operation of the buildings over a few forthcoming years”, said Mr. Bobkov.
According to Mr. Bobkov, it is unreasonable to speak about the ecology in construction while developers and politicians are using a planning horizon within just a few years”. "Eco-friendly and power efficient technologies tend to be efficient only in a long run therefore the players in the construction market need to be able to forecast the situation at least 10 years ahead