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Rehoboth Palm has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Rehoboth Palm

Rehoboth Palm


Rehoboth Palm is a gated community located in Ayi-Mensah with a 1,400 apartment homes coupled with recreation facilities, shopping, and dining. The Palm is located near the University of Ghana and Kotoka International Airport.

The Palm projects are strategically located in the Greater Accra region with easy access to major roads and the Central Business District.

Rehoboth Palm has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from SGS-Sintali.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



31%

Energy Savings*


31%

Water Savings


68%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio; natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C; ceiling fans in all habitable rooms; energy-saving light bulbs in internal and external spaces.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins, dual flush for water closets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slabs in floors and roof construction; aluminum sheets on timber rafters in roof construction; medium weight hollow concrete blocks in internal and external walls; UPVC 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:


PQ83+8Q Kwabenya
Accra, Ghana

Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


98,298 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


76.32 tCO2/Year

Rehoboth Knightsbridge has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from Sintali-SGS. 

Rehoboth Knightsbridge

Rehoboth Knightsbridge


Rehoboth Knightsbridge, Kwabenya is a luxury housing project of 1,700 apartment homes. The complex includes recreational facilities, sauna and commercial area. Knightsbridge is located in the Greater Accra region, with easy access to major roads that lead to the Central Business District.

Rehoboth Knightsbridge has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from Sintali-SGS.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



30%

Energy Savings*


31%

Water Savings


68%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio; natural ventilation with operable windows and no A/C; ceiling fans in all habitable rooms; energy-saving light bulbs in internal and external spaces.


Water


Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins, dual flush for water closets.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slabs in floors and roof construction; aluminum sheets on timber rafters in roof construction; medium weight hollow concrete blocks in internal and external walls; UPVC 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:


PQ83+8Q Accra
Kwabenya, Ghana

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


92,916 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


27.36 tCO2/Year

Cal Bank Head Office Tower

Cal Bank Head Office Tower


Cal Bank’s head office facility is a 12-story building in Accra. The resource-efficient office building is aligned with Cal Bank’s commitment to integrate environmental and social management into its business activities and operations.

Cal Bank Head Office Tower has received final EDGE certification from thinkstep-SGS.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



36%

Energy Savings*


56%

Water Savings


32%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Solar photovoltaics, energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces, lighting controls for corridors and staircases, and occupancy sensors in bathrooms, conference rooms, closed cabins, and open offices.


Water


Dual-flush water closets, water-efficient urinals, low-flow faucets, and a rainwater harvesting system.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete slab for the floor and roof construction, 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:


23 Independence Ave
Accra, Ghana

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


December 2019

Floor Space:


10,000 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


214.5 tCO2/Year

Goldkey Developers

Inter Afrique Properties

MPS

SGS Ghana Ltd

Africa Building Partners

CalBank Ghana Limited