Alcanfores 1262

Alcanfores 1262

Alcanfores 1262 is a 9-story with rooftop housing project located in the district of Miraflores of Lima, Peru. It consists of 34 apartments distributed between flats and duplexes, with an average floor space of 89.65 square meters. The project was developed by Volterra Inmobiliaria, a local real estate development firm, with the support of SUMAC in the EDGE certification process.

Alcanfores 1262 is part of the company’s commitment to support the sustainable development, offering green areas in 50% of the usable rooftop area, and implementing energy and water-saving technologies such as reflective roof paint, external shading devices, LED lighting in common areas and external spaces, photovoltaic panels, water-efficient plumbing fixtures, and recycled grey water for irrigation.

Alcanfores 1262 has received Final EDGE Certification from Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI).

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification


Energy Savings*


Water Savings


Less Embodied Energy in Materials

*Part of the energy efficiency percentage may be associated with virtual energy for comfort depending on the presence of heating and cooling systems. Note that virtual energy does not contribute savings to utility bills.

Technical Solutions


Reduced Window to Wall Ratio, External Shading Devices, Energy-Saving Light Bulbs – External Spaces, Solar Photovoltaic


Low-Flow Showerheads, Low-Flow Faucets for Kitchen Sinks, Low-Flow Faucets for Washbasins, Single Flush for Water Closets, Recycled Grey Water for Flushing


Floor Slabs – Concrete Filler Slab, Roof Construction – Concrete Filler Slab, External Walls – In-Situ Reinforced Wall, External Walls – Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Blocks, Internal Walls – Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Blocks, Flooring – Ceramic Tile, Flooring – Laminated Wooden Flooring


Calle Alcanfores 1262, Lima 15074 Peru


Final EDGE Certification


February 1, 2022

Floor Space (m2)


Total CO2 Savings (annually)


Certified By

Green Business Certification Inc.

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