Grand Strikeville 4

Grand Strikeville 4


Grand Strikeville 4 is bringing 1,012 affordable units to the residential market in Bacoor. Developed by Phinma Property Holdings Corporation in partnership with the PAGIBIG Fund and the local government of Bacoor, the residential complex provides needed subsidized and affordable housing for the community.

The residential complex utilizes resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and lower utility costs for residents, ultimately making it more affordable. Technologies that have been integrated into the project include external shading devices, solar photovoltaics, LED lighting, and low-flow plumbing fixtures.

The developer, Phinma Property Holdings Corporation (PHINMA Properties), has been at the forefront of the Philippines national efforts to address the country’s housing shortage. The company is committed to building quality homes and to developing communities so that every Filipino has a chance for a better tomorrow. To expand its commitment and address the risk of climate change, PHINMA Properties has integrated green design and technology in its socialized housing projects.

Grand Strikeville 4 has received EDGE Advanced certification from the Philippine Green Building Initiative.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



55%

Energy Savings*


36%

Water Savings


61%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, insulation of external walls, solar photovoltaics, and energy-saving internal lighting.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floor, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, 3-D wire panel with shot-crete on both sides for internal and external walls, laminated wooden flooring, and polystyrene wall insulation.


*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.

Location:


Mambog 2
Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


27,252 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


365.4 tCO2/Year

Valenti

Valenti


Valenti is a two-tower apartment complex in Bogotá, bringing 512 three-bedroom units to the city’s Bosa neighborhood. Residents will enjoy the complex’s numerous amenities and the open concept living spaces, which were designed for the modern family.

The identical towers will utilize resource-efficient design and technologies to save energy and water, including LED lighting and low-flow plumbing fixtures. Natural ventilation will also be used to lower the indoor temperature of the complex, eliminating the need for air conditioning.

Valenti is a project conceived, designed, and promoted by Palav V, a part of Grupo Valor. Palav V is committed to implementing energy efficiency strategies into its residential projects, aligning itself with international green building standards. Valenti has also been financed by Paladin Realty Colombia Private Equity Fund. Paladin Realty has financed EDGE-certified projects throughout the region, including Bosque de Serra in Brazil, Villas del Fresno in Mexico, Verah Etapa 1 in Peru, and You Collection Alves Guimarães in Brazil.

Valenti has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from CAMACOL.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



22%

Energy Savings*


38%

Water Savings


49%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C, energy-saving saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ concrete for the floor and roof, cement fibre boards on metal studs for internal walls, and in-situ reinforced internal and 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.

Location:


Carrera 93 #54-28 sur
Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


December 2020

Floor Space:


29,983 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


215.0 tCO2/Year

Primavera City – Citta’ Verde

Primavera City – Citta’ Verde


Primavera City is a new seven-tower mixed-use development in Cagayan de Oro to be completed in four phases. The first phase will be the completion of Citta’ Verde, which will be home to 247 residential units.

The tower’s one-bedroom units were designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents save on utility costs. External shading devices, solar photovoltaics, and LED lighting will be installed to reduce the units’ energy use, while low-flow plumbing fixtures will be installed to reduce the units’ water use.

Primavera City is the latest green building project by Italpinas Development Corporation (IDC), a design-driven developer committed to environmental sustainability. Through EDGE certification IDC aims to show how it is possible to develop affordable and elegant green buildings in the Philippines. IDC has also EDGE-certified its Primavera Residences project. Primavera City was also designed by architect Romolo V. Nati, who is a leader in passive green design.

Primavera City has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from Philippine Green Building Initiative (PGBI).

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



29%

Energy Savings*


64%

Water Savings


50%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reflective paint/tiles for the roof and external walls, external shading devices, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, solar photovoltaics, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


Dual-flush water closets in all bathrooms, a rainwater harvesting system, and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floors and roof and medium weight hollow concrete blocks for the internal and 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.

Location:


Block 20, Lot 6-7 Pueblo de Oro Business Park, Upper Carmen
Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental, Philippines

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


September 2020

Floor Space:


9,840 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


135.9 tCO2/Year

Tucan

Tucan


Tucan is a new eight-tower residential development in the municipality of Los Patios, Norte de Santander. One of six residential complexes in the Icaro, Residential Park urban development. Residents will enjoy the apartment towers’ numerous amenities, including large green areas, swimming pools, playgrounds, and pedestrian paths.

The tower, comprised of 288 three-bedroom units, will be built to conserve natural resources. External shading devices and LED lighting will be installed to reduce the towers’ energy use, while low-flow plumbing fixtures will be installed to reduce the towers’ water use.  Residents of Tucan will benefit from the resource-efficient design with lower utility bills.

Tucan is being developed by Viviendas y Valores, a leading company committed to the development of innovative, socially responsible, and resource efficient projects. Viviendas y Valores has also EDGE-certified its Guayacan project.

Tucan has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from CAMACOL.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



22%

Energy Savings*


28%

Water Savings


60%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles for the roof, external shading devices, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof and in-situ reinforced honeycomb clay blocks with plaster for internal and 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.

Location:


Cl. 25 #1-251
Los Patios, Norte De Santander, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


February 2020

Floor Space:


17,853 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


34.6 tCO2/Year

Guayacan

Guayacan


Guayacan is bringing 488 units to the residential market in Cúcuta. Residents will enjoy the apartment complex’s privileged location, close to the Jardín Plaza shopping center.

The complex’s 14 towers will be built to conserve natural resources. External shading devices and LED lighting will be installed to reduce the towers’ energy use, while low-flow plumbing fixtures will be installed to reduce the towers’ water use.  Residents of Guayacan will benefit from the resource-efficient design with lower utility bills.

Guayacan is being developed by Viviendas y Valores, a leading company committed to the development of innovative, socially responsible, and resource efficient projects. Viviendas y Valores has also EDGE-certified its Tucan project.

Guayacan has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from CAMACOL.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



24%

Energy Savings*


29%

Water Savings


61%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles for the roof, external shading devices, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof and in-situ reinforced honeycomb clay blocks with plaster for internal and 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.

Location:


Calle 5E Alameda del Este
Cúcuta, Norte de Santander, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


27,592 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


152.3 tCO2/Year

Buganvillas

Buganvillas


Buganvillas is a new 18-unit residential complex in Ibarra. The project is ideally located only seven minutes from the city’s downtown. The one and two-story homes were carefully designed to fit into the local landscape, allowing residents to find “thier home in the wild.”

The homes will utilize resource-efficient design and technologies to save energy and water, lowering residents’ utility bills. Natural ventilation and reflective paint will lower the indoor temperature of the homes, eliminating the need for air conditioning and reducing energy use.

RELCO Construcciones, the developer of the project, is committed to developing buildings that highlight the beauty of cities, while using environmentally friendly materials. The company is using local materials in the construction of Buganvillas, benefitting Ecuador’s local economy and reducing the environmental impact of the transportation of materials to the project-site.

Buganvillas has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



27%

Energy Savings*


39%

Water Savings


34%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, insulation of the roof, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Dual-flush water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


Concrete filler slab for the floor, clay tiles on steel rafters and concrete filler slab for the roof, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal walls, and common brick with internal and external plaster for 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.

Location:


Barrio El Milagro calle El Cerezo, Via Urcuqui
Ibarra, Imbabura, Ecuador

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


1,593 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


8.6 tCO2/Year

BluHomes Maya

BluHomes Maya


BluHomes Maya is a new eco-friendly residential development in Caloocan City. The community is composed of eight single-attached, three-bedroom homes. A Gakkan Tree, native to the Philippines, was planted in the front yard of each home to encourage residents to connect with their surrounding environment.

The community was designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents save on utilities and live more environmentally-friendly lifestyles. LED lighting, solar panels, reflective tiles, and insulation were installed to reduce the homes’ energy use, while dual-flush water closets and low-flow plumbing fixtures were installed to reduce the homes’ water use. The north-south orientation was also considered to maximize natural lighting and optimize thermal comfort.

The developer of the project, Aztala Corporation, is a leading Filipino-owned real estate development and construction corporation that is committed to reducing the environmental impact of its projects. Aztala Corporation’s BluHomes brand – a brand of certified, eco-friendly homes – is a testament to the company’s dedication to green buildings.

BluHomes Maya has been awarded EDGE Advanced certification from the Philippine Green Building Initiative (PGBI).

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



53%

Energy Savings*


40%

Water Savings


74%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/titles for the roof and external walls, insulation of the roof and external walls, natural ventilation with operable windows, solar photovoltaics, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


Dual-flush water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for bathroom and kitchen sinks.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external walls, and ceramic tile flooring.


*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.

Location:


Lot 6, Block 62, Kamagong Street, Amparo Village, Barangay 179
Caloocan City, Metro Manila, Philippines

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


443 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


4.1 tCO2/Year

Victoria Highlands Subdivision (VHS)

Victoria Highlands Subdivision (VHS)


Victoria Highlands Subdivision (VHS) is a new affordable housing development in the province of Camarines Sur. The community is ideally located just five minutes from the Iriga City center and is situated on flat terrain with views of Mt. Asog. The first solar-powered community in Iriga City, residents will benefit from the energy savings with lower utility bills. Plus, solar panels will provide power to the community when typhoons and other weather events cause brownouts in the area.

A reduced window-to-wall ratio, dual-flush water closets, and low-flow plumbing fixtures will also be included in the subdivision’s 111 units to reduce energy and water usage. The units will also be built with Connovate UHPC external wall panels that not only reduce the units’ embodied energy in materials, but are also stronger than the traditional concrete blocks, providing superior resistance against earthquakes and typhoons.

The developer of the project, Imperial Homes Corporation, is committed to providing world-class affordable housing that enhances the standard living for every Filipino who dreams of owning a safe, secure, and comfortable home. An EDGE Champion, Imperial Homes has committed to certifying its portfolio with EDGE.

Victoria Highlands Subdivision (VHS) has received an EDGE Advanced certificate from thinkstep-SGS.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



71%

Energy Savings*


44%

Water Savings


64%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio and solar photovoltaics.


Water


Dual-flush water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for washbasins and kitchen sinks.


Materials


Composite in-situ concrete and steel deck for the floors, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, cement fibre boards on metal studs for internal walls, and precast concrete panels for 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.

Location:


Victoria Highlands Subdivision, Brgy. Sto. Domingo
Iriga, Camarines Sur, Philippines

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


July 2020

Floor Space:


52,806 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


725.2 tCO2/Year

FRANCIA & ROMA

FRANCIA & ROMA


Francia & Roma is a new residential complex in Lima, ideally located on Roma street, a few steps from the Malecón de Miraflores. The eight-story complex will include 28 apartments and four duplexes. Residents will enjoy the community’s numerous features that will help them connect to the surrounding environment.

The residential complex was designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents live more environmentally friendly lifestyles. Solar photovoltaics, LED lighting, smart meters, and a specialized water treatment system for flushing will be installed to reduce the building’s energy and water usage.

The building’s developer and architect, Efron Arquitectos likes to imagine, think and create new spaces for people. They believe that a person’s relationship to one’s space, as well as that building’s relationship to the environment, can positively change their lives for the better.

Francia & Roma has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



23%

Energy Savings*


41%

Water Savings


39%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Solar photovoltaics, smart meters, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


Low-flow faucets, dual-flush water closets, and recycled grey water for flushing.


Materials


Concrete filler slabs for the floors, in-situ engineered concrete for the roof, cored bricks with internal and external plaster for the internal walls, and parquet/wood block flooring.


*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.

Location:


Calle Roma, Santiago de Surco
Lima, Peru

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


4,569 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


26.1 tCO2/Year

Kyria

Kyria


Kyria is a new, 27-unit apartment complex in the financial center of Quito. The building is ideally located just a few steps from La Carolina Park and in close proximity to a metro station. Residents will enjoy the complex’s privacy with only three apartments per floor and its beautiful finishes.

The one, two, and three-bedroom apartments were designed to reduce their environmental impact through the conservation of natural resources. LED lighting, low-E coated glass, a heat pump for hot water generation, and low-flow plumbing fixtures will be installed to reduce the apartments’ energy and water use.

The project is being developed by Elmir Grupo Inmobiliario. A family business, Elmir is committed to developing homes that meet the needs of families in Ecuador. By developing homes that save energy and water, Elmir will help families save on utilities and reduce their environmental impact.

Kyria has received an EDGE Advanced certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



47%

Energy Savings*


28%

Water Savings


56%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles for the roof, insulation of the external walls, low-E coated glass, a heat pump for hot water generation, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Dual-flush water closets in all bathrooms and low-flow showerheads and faucets for washbasins and kitchen sinks.


Materials


Composite in-situ concrete and steel deck for the floor and roof, plasterboards on metal studs with insulation for internal walls, and cement fibre boards on metal studs for 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.

Location:


Calle Grecia, Ave. Republica,
Quito, Ecuador

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


September 2020

Floor Space:


2,316 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


44.3 tCO2/Year