Layan Green Park has received a Preliminary EDGE Advanced certificate for all the buildings from Sintali-SGS with the consultancy support of Ardor Green team, Vietnam.

Layan Green Park

Layan Green Park


Layan Green Park is a Condotel in Phuket, Thailand, consisting of 4 buildings with 403 high-end apartments and a vast variety of sport and leisure facilities. The project is located 700 meters from Layan Beach, the northern part of Bang Tao Beach, next to the well-known Laguna area.

The project is being developed by Layan Green Park Co., Ltd., a company committed to sustainable development.

Layan Green Park has received a Preliminary EDGE Advanced certificate for all the buildings from Sintali-SGS with the consultancy support of Ardor Green team, Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



53%

Energy Savings*


21%

Water Savings


28%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced Window to Wall Ratio, External Shading Devices, Insulation of Roof, Insulation of External Walls, Low-E Coated Glass, Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV) Cooling System, Heat Pump for Hot Water, Energy-Saving Light Bulbs – Internal Spaces and External Spaces, Lighting Controls for Corridors and Staircases, Solar Photovoltaics


Water


Low-Flow Showerheads, Efficient Flush for Water Closets in Guest Rooms/Apartment Area, Water-Efficient Urinals in all other Bathrooms, Efficient Flush for Water Closets in all other Bathrooms, Aerators for Faucets & Auto Shut-Off Faucets in all other Bathrooms, Water Efficient Kitchen Faucets


Materials


In-Situ Reinforced Concrete Floor and Roof Slabs, Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Blocks for Internal and External Walls, Finished Concrete Floor


*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:


147 Moo 6 Cherngtalay Sub-District, Thalang District
Phuket, Thailand

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Advanced Certificate

Date:


May 2021

Floor Space:


27,723 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


292.88 tCO2/Year

InterContinental Ha Long Bay

InterContinental Ha Long Bay


InterContinental Ha Long Bay is an internationally branded, luxury coastal resort located along the Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The project is being developed by BIM Group, a company committed to incorporating resource-efficient design and technologies into its projects.

InterContinental Ha Long Bay Hotel has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



25%

Energy Savings*


30%

Water Savings


30%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, low-E coated glass, an energy-efficient air conditioning system with a water cooled chiller, sensible heat recovery from exhaust air, a heat pump for hot water generation, and energy-saving lighting for internal spaces.


Water


Efficient-flush water closets, water-efficient urinals, low-flow showerheads and faucets for guest rooms, and aerators/auto shut-off faucets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof construction, in-situ reinforced internal and external walls, and medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal 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:


Peninsular 2, Hung Thang Township, Hung Thang Ward
Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


51,467 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


2,663 tCO2/Year

Somerset Grand Citra Jakarta

Somerset Grand Citra Jakarta


Located in what is known as ‘The Golden Triangle” of Jarkata, Somerset Grand Citra Jakarta is a 163-room luxury hotel and residence. The developer, The Ascott Limited is a Singapore company that has grown to be one of the leading international lodging owner-operators. As a leader in the sector, Ascott believes it is their responsibility to do their part to reduce the environmental impact of its operations. Green buildings is one of Ascott’s focus areas, as reflected in its commitment to certify all new buildings and major retrofits. Ascott’s portfolio spans more than 770 properties in 190 cities across over 30 countries in Asia Pacific, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the USA.

Somerset Grand Citra Jakarta has received final EDGE certification from the Green Building Council Indonesia.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



25%

Energy Savings*


46%

Water Savings


87%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, and energy-saving lighting in internal, external, and back-of-house spaces.


Water


Efficient-flush water closets, water-efficient urinals, low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins, aerators/auto shut-off faucets, and water-efficient dishwashers.


Materials


Parquet flooring and the re-use of existing floor slab, roof construction, window frames, and 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:


Ciputra World Jakarta, Jl. Prof. DR. Satrio No.1, RT.5/RW.2
Kuningan, East Kuningan, South Jakarta City, Jakarta, Indonesia

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


December 2020

Floor Space:


37,766 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


1,199.3 tCO2/Year

Newton Serviced Apartment has received a final EDGE certification from GBCI.

Newton Serviced Apartments

Newton Serviced Apartments


Newton Serviced Apartment is a 253-unit complex in Jakarta. The project was  developed by Ciputra Adibuana with Asia Green Real Estate as an investor, who has worked with IFC since 2017 to help its clients identify the most cost-effective solutions to build green. Asia Green Real Estate has dedicated green building experts who analyze the resource efficiency of each project and help develop buildings that are environmentally, economically, and socially sound. The company has already invested in more than two million square meters of sustainable floor space and has achieved EDGE certification for a number of projects.

Newton Serviced Apartment has received final EDGE certification from the Green Building Council Indonesia.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



35%

Energy Savings*


39%

Water Savings


54%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, low-E coated glass, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


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


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof construction and autoclaved aerated concrete blocks 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:


Jl. Petojo Utara 7 No 8
Jakarta, Indonesia

Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


March 2021

Floor Space:


17,080 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


509.9 tCO2/Year

Somerset Greenways Chennai

Somerset Greenways Chennai


Somerset Greenways is a serviced residence in Chennai. Ideally located on Sathyadev Avenue, the residence is a 10-minute drive from Chennai’s main central business district and a 45-minute drive from Anna International Airport. Guests may choose from a range of apartment sizes, from the cleverly designed studios to spacious 3-bedroom residences. Additionally, guests enjoy full access to a comprehensive list of amenities available in-house, including a fully equipped fitness center, infinity and children’s wading pool, rooftop garden and barbecue area, and a business center.

The property has been retrofitted to improve its resource efficiency and to appeal to guests who are committed to a sustainable lifestyle. LED lighting, external shading devices,  and an energy-efficient cooling system reduce the building’s energy use, while low-flow plumbing fixtures and a grey water treatment and recycling system reduce the building’s water use. To further reduce the environmental impact of the project, the retrofit included the reuse of existing floor slab and walls.

The Ascott Limited (Ascott) is a Singapore company that has grown to be one of the leading international lodging owner-operators. As a leader in the sector, the Ascott Limited believes it is their responsibility to do their part to reduce the environmental impact of its operations. Green buildings is one of Ascott’s focus areas, as reflected in its commitment to certify all new buildings and major retrofits. Ascott’s portfolio spans more than 770 properties in 190 cities across over 30 countries in Asia Pacific, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the USA.

Somerset Greenways Chennai has received EDGE Advanced certification from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



42%

Energy Savings*


55%

Water Savings


99%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, higher thermal performance glass, air conditioning with a water cooled chiller, variable speed drive pumps and fans of cooling towers, a heat pump for hot water generation, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and smart meters for electrical energy.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins, efficient-flush water closets, aerators for faucets and auto shut-off faucets in bathrooms, water efficient kitchen faucets, and a grey water treatment and recycling system.


Materials


Re-use of existing floor slab, roof, internal and external walls, flooring, and window frames.


*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:


No 94, Sathyadev Ave, MRC Nagar
Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai, India

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


December 2020

Floor Space:


21,060 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


1,050.7 tCO2/Year

Citadines Arnulfpark Munich

Citadines Arnulfpark Munich


Located just a few minutes from Munich’s main train station and the city centre, Citadines Arnulfpark welcomes you for a short or long stay. The serviced residence features modern and functional apartments that accommodate two to six people. Whether staying for business or pleasure, the serviced residence is the ideal place to stay if you are looking for comfort and flexibility.

The property has been retrofitted to improve its resource efficiency and to appeal to guests who are committed to a sustainable lifestyle. LED lighting, higher thermal performance glass, and water-efficient appliances and plumbing fixtures were installed to reduce the building’s energy and water use. To further reduce the environmental impact of the project, the retrofit also included the reuse of existing roof, flooring, walls, and window frames.

The Ascott Limited (Ascott) is a Singapore company that has grown to be one of the leading international lodging owner-operators. As a leader in the sector, the Ascott Limited believes it is their responsibility to do their part to reduce the environmental impact of its operations. Green buildings is one of Ascott’s focus areas, as reflected in its commitment to certify all new buildings and major retrofits. Ascott’s portfolio spans more than 770 properties in 190 cities across over 30 countries in Asia Pacific, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the USA.

Citadines Arnulfpark Munich has received EDGE Advanced certification from the Green Building Council Indonesia.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



45%

Energy Savings*


54%

Water Savings


92%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, higher thermal performance glass, air conditioning with air cooled screw chiller, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, and lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Aerators for faucets, water-efficient dishwashers, and low-flow showerheads and faucets for washbasins.


Materials


Re-use of existing roof, floor slab, interior and exterior walls, flooring, and window frames.


*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:


Arnulfstrasse 51
Munich, Bavaria, Germany

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


December 2020

Floor Space:


7,803 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


47.5 tCO2/Year

Angsana Quan Lan Ha Long Bay Hotel & Villas

Angsana Quan Lan Ha Long Bay Hotel & Villas


Angsana Quan Lan Ha Long Bay Hotel and Villas is a new resort on Quan Lan Island. The resort was designed to complement the natural beauty of the island.

The hotel utilizes resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and save on operating costs. LED lighting, external shading devices, and an energy-efficient air conditioning system reduce the building’s energy use, while low-flow showerheads and water-efficient plumbing fixtures reduce the building’s water use.

The Angsana Group of hotels and villas has been developed by Banyan Tree Holdings, a leading hospitality group in the region. By certifying its Quan Lan Ha Long Bay resort with EDGE, Banyan Tree is demonstrating its commitment to sustainable development.

Angsana Quan Lan Ha Long Bay Hotel and Villas has received an EDGE Advanced certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



43%

Energy Savings*


23%

Water Savings


21%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, insulation of the roof, air conditioning with a water cooled chiller, variable speed drive pumps, sensible heat recovery from exhaust air, a heat pump for hot water generation, and energy-saving lighting in internal and back-of-house spaces.


Water


Water-efficient water closets and urinals, aerators for faucets, and low-flow showerheads and faucets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof and autoclaved aerated concrete blocks for internal 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:


Quan Lan, Van Don
Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


December 2020

Floor Space:


18,512 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


1,426.7 tCO2/Year

Hue Square Boutique Hotel

Hue Square Boutique Hotel


Hue Square is a new innovative boutique hotel in the heart of Hue City, located across from the famed Perfume River and with direct views of the Truong Tien Bridge and Imperial Citadel. The boutique hotel aspires to harmonize modern architectural elements with Hue’s rich historical values to create a dynamic space for both tourists and the local community. The design maximizes daylight and provides guests with large open spaces to enjoy.

The hotel will also utilize resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and to save on operating costs. Low-E coated glass, roof insulation, and an energy-efficient air conditioning system will be installed to reduce the building’s energy use, while water-efficient bathroom fixtures will be installed to reduce the building’s water use.

The developer, Luks International, is building the Hue Square Boutique Hotel to serve as an example of environmental stewardship and sustainable development for the city.

Hue Square Boutique Hotel has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



28%

Energy Savings*


29%

Water Savings


36%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


External shading devices, insulation of the roof, low-E coated glass, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, and energy-saving lighting in internal, external, and back-of-house spaces.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and water-efficient urinals, water closets, and faucets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external walls, autoclaved aerated concrete blocks 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.

Location:


44-54 Le Loi, Phu Hoi Ward
Hue City, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


February 2021

Floor Space:


11,196 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


404.0 tCO2/Year

Flamingo Cat Ba Resorts

Flamingo Cat Ba Resorts


Flamingo Cat Ba Resorts is a beach paradise, ideally located in Cat Ba Town with views of the sea, mountains, and Lan Ha Bay. Guests will enjoy the beaches of Cat Co on the resort’s property and the well-designed living spaces within the resort.

The resort features a distinctive design with the exterior covered in more than 100,000 trees. From a distance, the building resembles a tropical jungle and connects the resort to its surrounding environment.

The hotel was also designed to utilize resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact. Solar hot water collectors, LED lighting, and a water-cooled chiller will contribute to the building’s energy savings, while low-flow plumbing fixtures and auto shut-off faucets will contribute to the building’s water savings.

Flamingo Cat Ba Resorts is aligned with developer Flamingo Holding Group’s commitment to the sustainable development of its projects. By covering the resort with trees, Flamingo Holding Group helped preserve the beauty of Cat Co beaches, while bringing economic benefits to the community. Flamingo Holding Group has also EDGE certified its Forest in the Sky project in Hanoi.

Flamingo Cat Ba Resorts has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



29%

Energy Savings*


41%

Water Savings


29%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


External shading devices, an energy-efficient air conditioning system with a water-cooled chiller, a heat pump for hot water generation, solar hot water collectors, and energy-saving lighting in internal, external, and back-of-house spaces.


Water


Water-efficient flush water closets and urinals, aerators and auto shut-off faucets, and low-flow showerheads and faucets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floor, roof and, and external wall construction.


*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:


Cat Co 1 & Cat Co 2 Beach, Cat Ba Town
Cat Hai District, Hai Phong, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


115,750 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


2,974.3 tCO2/Year

Hotel Le Parc, Beyond the Stars

Hotel Le Parc, Beyond the Stars


The Le Parc project is a new building complex in Quito, ideally located on República del Salvador street in the financial center of the city. The project’s two 18-story towers will incorporate the existing Hotel Le Parc and will include space for homes and offices. A vertical mixed organizational system and independent fixed points of entry will differentiate the spaces.

The redesigned Hotel Le Parc will serve as example of resource efficiency for the hospitality industry in Ecuador. Guests of the hotel, whether in Quito for business or leisure, will enjoy the property’s numerous amenities.

The complex will utilize resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and lower its carbon footprint. The hotel and accompanying spaces will use a multitude of technologies such as high-performance glass, LED lighting, solar photovoltaics, water-efficient plumbing fixtures, and a rainwater harvesting system to save energy and water.

The promoter for the project, Commonplace/Gabriela Sommerfeld, was determined to develop the complex and restore Hotel Le Parc in an environmentally friendly way. Christian Wiese Architects, Adriana Hoyos Design Studio, and Arch-Bio Company were enlisted to include green features in the design and construction of the property.

Hotel Le Parc has received an EDGE Advanced certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



48%

Energy Savings*


59%

Water Savings


35%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, insulation of the roof and external walls, higher thermal performance glass, a heat pump for hot water generation, solar photovoltaics, energy-saving lighting in internal and common areas, and lighting controls for common areas and outdoor spaces.


Water


Dual-flush water closets all bathrooms, low-flow showerheads, water-efficient urinals, aerators and auto shut-off faucets, and a rainwater harvesting system.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete and steel deck (permanent shuttering), plasterboards on metal studs for internal and external walls, polystyrene roof insulation, and glass wool 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:


Avenida República del Salvador y Calle Moscú
Quito, Ecuador

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


October 2020

Floor Space:


14,244 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


424.0 tCO2/Year