Brisas - Reserva de Curinca has received a preliminary EDGE Advanced certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Brisas – Reserva de Curinca

Brisas – Reserva de Curinca


Brisas – Reserva de Curinca is a project of 560 residential units, located in the city of Santa Marta. This residential project in structured in a closed complex consists of units of 46 square meters and common areas that include swimming pool, social room, soccer field and a children’s games area. The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, leader in the real estate market in Colombia and an EDGE Champion.

Brisas – Reserva de Curinca has received a preliminary EDGE Advanced certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



49%

Energy Savings*


35%

Water Savings


61%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, external shading devices, natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C, energy-saving light bulbs internal and external spaces, lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Water-efficient water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced internal and external walls, in-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor, micro concrete tiles on steel rafters for the 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.

Location:


Calle 50 and via Ferrea
Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


February 2021

Floor Space:


27,675 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


158.0 tCO2/Year

Caminos del Vínculo received the Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Caminos del Vínculo – Reserva del Vínculo

Caminos del Vínculo – Reserva del Vínculo


Caminos del Vínculo is a residential project of 1,248 units located in the municipality of Soacha, a few minutes from Bogotá. The project is part of the Reserva del Vínculo macro-project, where the prioritization of environment sustainability was key when it came to its design. The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, leader in the real estate market in Colombia and EDGE Champion 2020.

Caminos del Vínculo received the Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



27%

Energy Savings*


34%

Water Savings


59%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Insulation of roof, natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C, energy-saving light bulbs internal and external spaces, lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Water-efficient water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-Situ reinforced internal and external walls, honeycomb clay blocks with internal & external plaster for internal walls, in-situ reinforced concrete slab for floors, micro concrete tiles on steel rafters and in-situ reinforced concrete slab for roofs.


*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 30 Sur – Autopista sur
Bogotá, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


May 2021

Floor Space:


72,380 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


475.0 tCO2/Year

Garzas received the Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Garzas – Alameda del Río

Garzas – Alameda del Río


Garzas is a residential project with 380 units located in Barranquilla in the Atlantic region. The project is part of the large Alameda del Río macro-project, which has large green areas, cycle routes, pedestrian paths and playgrounds. The project is in a closed complex and has common areas including a social room, gym, playgrounds, bicycle racks and green areas.

The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, leader in the real estate market in Colombia and EDGE Champion 2020.

Garzas received the Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



22%

Energy Savings*


27%

Water Savings


62%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint and insulation for the roof and external walls, variable speed drives in AHU, higher-efficiency refrigerated cases, energy-saving lighting in sales, corridors, common and external areas, and occupancy sensors in bathrooms and skylights to provide daylight to 50 percent of the top floor’s area.


Water


Aerators/auto shut-off faucets and water-efficient water closets, urinals and faucets for kitchen sinks.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, solid dense concrete blocks for internal and external walls, plasterboards on metal studs for internal walls and aluminum profile cladding 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:


Alameda del río
Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


19,935 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


87.40 tCO2/Year

Girasoles received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Girasoles

Girasoles


Girasoles is a residential project with 860 units located in the city of Soledad in the Atlantic region. The project is a closed complex and offers common areas and green areas that include a multiple court, gym, swimming pool, children’s room, social room, BBQ area, children’s play area, bicycle racks and communal parking spaces for cars and motorcycles.

The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, a leader in the real estate market in Colombia and an EDGE Champion.

Girasoles received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



23%

Energy Savings*


36%

Water Savings


61%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C, energy-saving light bulbs in external spaces.


Water


Water-efficient water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


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

Location:


Soledad, Avenue Murillo con calle 63
Barranquilla, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


March 2021

Floor Space:


47,300 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


13.0 tCO2/Year

Manglar has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Manglar

Manglar


Manglar is a residential project with 720 units located in Puerto Colombia in the Atlantic region. The project is in Ciudad Mallorquín, a housing development in one of the main sectors of residential expansion and will have various common areas such as swimming pools, gym, coworking, sports fields, BBQ terrace and multiple room.

The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, a leader in the real estate market in Colombia and an EDGE Champion.

Manglar has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



26%

Energy Savings*


36%

Water Savings


54%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, external shading devices, energy-saving light bulbs internal and external spaces, lighting controls for corridors and staircases.


Water


Water-efficient water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


In-situ reinforced internal and external walls, honeycomb clay blocks with plaster on both sides for internal walls and in-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and the 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.

Location:


Ciudad Marroquí Barranquilla
Atlantico, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


47,861 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


131.0 tCO2/Year

Natura Living has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Natura Living – Veramonte

Natura Living – Veramonte


Natura Living is a residential project with 711 units located in the city of Bogotá and is part of Veramonte, a large macro-project located in Colina Campestre in the north of the city. The project has common areas including a gym, BBQ terrace, social room, coworking, children’s room, premium rooms, among others.

The developer of this project is Constructora Bolivar, a leader in the real estate market in Colombia and an EDGE Champion.

Natura Living has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



33%

Energy Savings*


36%

Water Savings


52%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


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


Water


Water-efficient water closets and low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins.


Materials


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

Location:


Carrera 74 Calle 152C – Manzana 5
Bogotá, Distrito de Cundinamarca

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


May 2021

Floor Space:


34,537 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


415.0 tCO2/Year

You Collection João Moura

You Collection João Moura


You Collection João Moura is bringing 36 studio apartments and 88 two-bedroom apartments to the residential market in Pinheiros, a central neighborhood in the city of São Paulo. Residents will benefit from the energy and water efficiency measures incorporated into the building with a 24 percent saving on utility costs.

You Collection João Moura was developed by Paladin Realty Partners and You Inc., with EDGE Expert services provided by Daniela Corcuera. A leader in sustainable development and an EDGE Champion, Paladin Realty has invested in projects across Latin America, bringing more affordable housing to the market in a socially and environmentally responsible way. Paladin Realty has financed EDGE-certified projects in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, and Peru.

You Collection João Moura has received final EDGE certification from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



25%

Energy Savings*


30%

Water Savings


62%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, a high efficiency boiler for hot water, 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 for the floor and roof construction, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external walls, and finished concrete 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:


João Moura, 433
São Paulo, Brazil

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


November 2020

Floor Space:


9,067 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


46.8 tCO2/Year

Praderas de Caranqui

Praderas de Caranqui


Praderas de Caranqui is a 12-unit housing project in Ibarra. The developer of the project, EMCOPRODE built the community to be an example of energy efficiency and to improve their tenants’ quality of life through lower utility costs.

Praderas de Caranqui has received EDGE Advanced certification from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



59%

Energy Savings*


35%

Water Savings


43%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reflective paint/tiles for the roof and external walls, low-E coated glass, energy-saving lighting for internal and external spaces, and solar hot water collectors.


Water


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


Materials


Concrete filler slab for the floor and roof construction, cellular light weight concrete blocks for internal and external walls, common brick walls with no finish for internal walls, exposed brick walls with internal plaster for external walls, and parquet/wood block 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:


Pasaje J, Entre Av. Del Retorno y Av. Atahualpa
Ibarra, Imbabura, Ecuador

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


1,717 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


38.3 tCO2/Year

Conjunto Residencial Condominio TRESS

Conjunto Residencial Condominio TRESS


Conjunto Residencial Condominio TRESS is a new residential complex in Lima with 216 apartments and 37 independent homes. Homeowners will benefit from the complex’s resource efficiency with lower utility bills.

The developer of the project, Lider Grupo Constructor, has designed and constructed urban housing projects in Peru for more than 19 years. The company is committed to building quality green real estate projects that contribute to the well-being of residents.

Conjunto Residencial Condominio TRESS has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



23%

Energy Savings*


54%

Water Savings


61%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Energy-saving lighting for internal spaces.


Water


Efficient-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, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external 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:


Urb. Alameda del Retablo, Tercera Etapa
Lima, Peru

Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


March 2021

Floor Space:


27,379 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


248.8 tCO2/Year

Arq Vila has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Arq Vila Mariana

Arq Vila Mariana


Arq Vila Mariana is a 333-unit residential building located in the south neighborhood of Vila Mariana, in São Paulo. The energy and water efficiency measures incorporated into the building will represent a 29 percent saving on utility costs for homeowners, while a 38 percent reduction in carbon emissions will be realized each year going forward.

Arq Vila Mariana was developed by Paladin Realty Partners and You Inc. A leader in sustainable development and an EDGE Champion, Paladin Realty has invested in projects across Latin America, bringing more affordable housing to the market in a socially and environmentally-responsible way. Paladin Realty has financed EDGE-certified projects in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, and Peru.

Arq Vila Mariana has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



25%

Energy Savings*


30%

Water Savings


49%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


External shading devices, energy-saving lighting in internal and external areas, high-efficiency boiler for hot water generation, and solar hot water collectors.


Water


Low-flow faucets for washbasins and kitchen sink and dual-flush water closets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof construction, medium weight hollow concrete blocks for internal and external walls, and plasterboards on metal studs with insulation 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:


Rua Afonso Celso, 789 – Vila Mariana
São Paulo, São Paulo Brazil

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


March 2021

Floor Space:


18,232 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


245.0 tCO2/Year