The Head Office of Grupo OL is located in the commercial area of Lima. The building was constructed with energy and water saving measures in order to improve the resource efficiency of the building. The resource efficiency of the head office is aligned with Grupo OL’s commitment to reducing the environmental impact of its operations.
The Grupo OL Head Office has received EDGE Advanced certification from GBCI.
Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification
Less Embodied Energy in Materials
Reduced window-to-wall ratio, air conditioning with an air cooled screw chiller, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.
Efficient-flush water closets and water-efficient urinals.
Concrete filler slab with Polystyrene blocks for the floors and roof construction, in-situ reinforced concrete for the roof construction, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for the internal and external walls, plasterboards on timber studs for internal walls, and in-situ reinforced external walls.
*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.