Contribute to GRESB Insights

We seek to highlight case studies on ESG integration in real assets, data-driven analyses into how the industry is responding to sustainability challenges, and educational articles exploring topics covered in the GRESB Assessments.

Criteria & Obligations

GRESB Insights is open to contributions from GRESB Investor MembersParticipant MembersPartners & Industry Partners. Our editorial calendar is developed in collaboration with our stakeholders, with a new theme each month.

If you would like to contribute an article to GRESB Insights, please fill in the article submission form via the button below. You will find all the submission guidelines in this form. This needs to be done by the 30th of the month prior to the month in which you wish to contribute.

Submit an article
insights into ESG in real assets

Submission Guidelines

  • Articles should be 1-2 pages long (max 1500 words) and provide useful information that showcases expertise, rather than promotional content. Articles should not include direct links that exclusively promote services or products.
  • Submit at least one high-quality banner image to accompany the article. This image should be 2,500px in width. The image will be used as the featured image for your article on the Insights blog page, as well as the banner/hero image on the article page itself.
  • Please make sure to include your references at the end of the article, as well as the author’s name and title.
  • Optional: You can also provide additional images, charts, graphs, or tables if they improve the understanding and retention of the content.
  • Each author is responsible for the accuracy of the content and accompanying images provided and confirms that the content and images do not infringe upon the rights, including any copyright rights, of any person or entity.
  • We prefer to receive unique content so please let us know if the article has been published elsewhere.
  • Submissions may use GRESB data to discuss, frame, or support the content of the article. However, we ask that articles do not focus solely on GRESB and instead emphasize the expertise and point of view of the submitter.
  • By submitting content, you give GRESB permission to edit, publish, reprint, and promote the content in whole or in part.
  • Submission deadline: 30th of the month prior to the month for which the article is written (i.e. May 30 deadline for an article to be posted in June).

If you are looking for performance stats on your article, please let us know by filling out this form and directing your inquiry to the Marketing, Communications & Events department. However, please be aware that we might not be able to pull stats on request.

Fixed Submission Topics

Month Topic
  • Infrastructure in Development
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Data Quality & Coverage
  • Building Certifications
  • Regulatory Compliance & Alignment
  • The S in ESG
  • Biodiversity
  • Sustainable Finance & Energy Transition
  • Electrification & Grid Interactivity
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Embodied Carbon
  • Reflections on 2024


Flexible Submission Topics

Alongside the fixed editorial calendar, GRESB invites its Members and Partners to contribute to our flexible, all-year-round, calendar. The topics can be found below, however, feel free to inquire about potential topic exploration ideas.

  • SFDR Reporting
  • The Future of ESG
  • Carbon Accounting
  • Sustainable Asset Performance
  • Community Engagement
  • Creating a Sustainability Roadmap
  • ESG in the Supply Chain
  • EU Taxonomy
  • GRESB and Framework Alignment
  • Investor Relations
  • Transition Risk
  • Reporting on Tricky Indicators
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Impact of SFDR
  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Using ESG Data Beyond the Benchmark
  • Health and well-being 
  • Resilience