The Brontë Club Building is a modern Private Residential Club in the city of Quito, Ecuador and it has 56 housing units distributed over 12 floors. The project has large green areas and is located near the La Carolina park. Brontë Club was designed and developed by Novospazio Construcción & Gestión Inmobiliaria.
The Brontë Club Building has received final EDGE certification from GBCI.
Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification
Less Embodied Energy in Materials
Reflective paint/tiles for roof and external walls, insulation of external walls, energy-saving light bulbs for internal and external spaces, lighting controls for corridors and staircases and smart meters.
Low-flow showerheads, faucets for kitchen and washbasin and dual flush for water closets.
Medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external walls, composite in-situ concrete and steel deck floor slabs and composite in-situ concrete and steel deck for roof.
*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.