In this edition of Talking Architecture and Design, we speak with Paolo Bevilacqua, general manager, Sustainability and Real Utilities at Frasers Property Australia, on the increased focus on sustainability among developers, residential solar installations, energy security, community microgrids and Fraser’s green power push.

Paolo Bevilacqua

Paolo Bevilacqua has 20 years’ experience in the property sector and is one of Australia’s leading sustainability professionals, responsible for delivering cutting-edge sustainability solutions to many high-profile projects across various sectors.

Paolo currently manages Real Utilities, a recently established zero carbon energy retailer and utilities business, wholly owned by Frasers Property Australia. Paolo previously managed sustainability strategy for Frasers Property Australia, who is now recognised as a global leader in the sustainability in the real estate sector. Paolo also currently leads Frasers Property Global Sustainability Working Group, overseeing sustainability strategy for the Group’s business units which range from residential, retail, commercial & business parks, to industrial & logistics and hospitality in Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.