- The installation initiative stems from a collaboration between Hektar Asset Management Sdn Bhd, manager of Hektar REIT, and GMA Resources.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 2): Hektar Real Estate Investment Trust (Hektar REIT) will install 13 electric vehicle (EV) charging bays in six shopping malls under its portfolio starting Jan 1, 2024. The installation initiative stems from a collaboration between Hektar Asset Management Sdn Bhd, manager of Hektar REIT, and GMA Resources.
Hektar Asset Management CEO and executive director Johari Shukri Jamil said: “This partnership amplifies Hektar REIT’s dedication to pioneering the future of transportation, ensuring unparalleled convenience and championing sustainability for our valued patrons.”
Meanwhile, GMA Resources director Johan Azman Ghaus said: “After three decades in the energy sector, we are thrilled to embark on this EV charging bay collaboration with Hektar REIT, aligning with their energy transition effort to champion a sustainable environment.
“It further underscores our belief that the renewables and EV sector will emerge as vital components of our portfolio and we look forward to future innovation opportunities in this space,” Johan added.
According to a press release dated Oct 2, Hektar REIT will roll out more sustainability-focused initiatives in the future as part of its commitment to reduce its carbon footprint.
Looking to buy a home? Sign up for EdgeProp START and get exclusive rewards and vouchers for ANY home purchase in Malaysia (primary or subsale)!