EDGE – Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EN)
What is EDGE?
Used in over 100 countries, EDGE (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”) is a free software, a green building standard, and an international green building certification system. A green building solution created by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, EDGE empowers you to optimize your designs to use less energy, water, and embodied energy in materials.
Why do you need EDGE?
EDGE includes a web-based application to help identify the most cost-effective ways to reduce the resource intensity of a building.
Momentum is Building for EDGE in Colombia.
Developers, financial institutions, and green building professionals are working together to transform the construction sector in Colombia. See some of the many faces of those who are making a difference by adopting EDGE certification, to deliver better quality to their customers, become more profitable, and build a better world for all.
EDGE will allow you to:
Calculate the most efficient measures to design a green building (residential or commercial)
Attract better financing rates for you and your customers
Make your offer more competitive and earn a greater share of the market
Gain multinational tenants, increase occupancy rates, and ensure cost control across properties
How Does It Work?
Do you need assistance?
Contact our team for a one-on-one session.
Over 5000 developers around the world are choosing EDGE to certify their housing developments, unlocking several benefits for their companies and their clients.
“By certifying our projects with EDGE, we have been able to attract better financing rates for us and our customers.”
Alexander Ubaque, Business Development Manager, Constructora Capital
“Our company has gained a competitive advantage aligning our portfolio to ESG goals and the Paris Agreement. We are proud to have certified Paseo del Río, Colombia’s largest certified commercial space with EDGE”
Fabián Sanjuán, Portfolio Manager, AshmoreAVENIDA
“Building green is about resource-efficiency, which is translated in real terms as cost savings for families all over Latin America.”
Randall Roker, CIO and Sustainability Board Member, Paladin Realty