EDGE Version 3.0 is live!

The Habitat Binh Duong has been granted Final EDGE Certification by SGS Vietnam.

The Habitat Binh Duong – Phase 2

The Habitat Binh Duong – Phase 2


The Habitat Binh Duong is located within the lively Binh Duong District, situated near retail stores, schools, offices and public transportation for easy access to Ho Chi Minh City. The unique homes give residents the chance to live near lush greenery where they can take strolls in a calm environment to escape the busy city.
The three towers in phase two consist of 460 apartments that include two, three and four-bedroom units. Each home has contemporary design touches that cater to residents seeking a modern lifestyle.

The three residential towers have external shading devices and insulated roofing to keep units cool, while all units have energy-saving lighting with lighting controls. The resource-efficient units also provide residents with lower utility bills. In addition to open green spaces to enjoy the outdoors, residents have access to amenities within the building.

The Habitat is jointly developed by VSIP, Sembcorp (Singapore) and MC Development Asia (parent company Mitsubishi Corporation, Japan). VSIP Joint Venture Co is one the largest integrated land developers in Vietnam.

The Habitat Binh Duong has been granted Final EDGE Certification by SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



22%

Energy Savings*


26%

Water Savings


48%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced Window to Wall Ratio, External Shading Devices, Insulation of Roof, Low Energy Lighting


Water


Water efficient showers and faucets, dual flush for water closets


Materials


Floor and roof in-situ concrete slab, clay roof tiling on steel rafters, external and internal walls cored bricks with internal and external plaster, and exterior and internal walls of autoclave aerated blocks


*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:


8th, Huu Nghi Boulevard, Vietnam-Signature Industrial Zone
Binh Hoa Ward, Thuan An District, Binh Duong 700000

Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


July 2021

Floor Space:


35,782 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


151.2 tCO2/Year

VSIP’s ready-built factories, phase 2 have been granted Final EDGE Certification from SGS Vietnam.

VSIP – The RBFs Phase 2

VSIP – The RBFs Phase 2


VSIP Group, the leading integrated township and industrial park developer in Vietnam, has opened two new ready-built factories (RBFs) at VSIP II-A in Binh Duong. The RBFs have been designed to offer functional and resource-efficient spaces for future tenants.

The resource efficiency of the factories aligns with VSIP Group’s commitment to the environment. VSIP Group, a joint venture between the Vietnam-based Becamex IDC Corporation and a Singapore-based consortium led by Sembcorp Development, has also achieved an EDGE certificate for its  its High-rise Ready Built Factories in Bac Ninh.

VSIP’s ready-built factories, phase 2 have received final EDGE Certification from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



23%

Energy Savings*


32%

Water Savings


53%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles and insulation for the roof, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, and energy-saving lighting in the sales and external areas.


Water


Efficient-flush water closets, water-efficient urinals and landscaping, and aerators/auto shut-off faucets.


Materials


Steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof construction, steel profile cladding for the external walls, and finished concrete 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:


Land plot 412, Road 28, VSIP II-A Binh Duong
Binh Duong, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


April 2021

Floor Space:


5,612 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


59.2 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

The Terra – An Hung

The Terra – An Hung


The Terra – An Hung is bringing 1,326 high-end apartments to the housing market in Hanoi. The apartment complex is being developed as a part of the Terra product line of investor Van Phu – Invest.

The Terra – An Hung has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



23%

Energy Savings*


28%

Water Savings


43%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, insulation of the roof and external walls, energy-saving lighting for internal and external spaces, and lighting controls common and outdoor areas.


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, solid dense concrete blocks for internal and external walls, cored bricks with plaster on both sides for internal 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:


Lo dat TTDV 01, Khu DTM An Hung, Phuong La Khe
Quan Ha Dong, TP, Hanoi, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


October 2020

Floor Space:


217,831 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


881.3 tCO2/Year

C13B Mix-use Residential has received the preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

C13B MIX-USE RESIDENTIAL

C13B MIX-USE RESIDENTIAL


C13B Mix-Use Residential is a 196-unit apartment complex with additional retail space located in Ho Chi Minh City. Phu My Hung, the developer of the project, designed the community to provide eco-friendly and resource-efficient living spaces to residents.

C13B Mix-Use Residential has received the preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



24%

Energy Savings*


39%

Water Savings


52%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, insulation of the roof and external walls, low-E coated glass, 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 wash basins.


Materials


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


Lot C13B – Mix-Use Residential Development
Saigon South, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


September 2020

Floor Space:


44,051 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


139.5 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

Ecohome Nhon Binh

Ecohome Nhon Binh


Ecohome Nhon Binh is bringing 1,380 residential apartments to the housing market in the Nhon Binh Ward of Quy Nhon. One of the largest social housing projects in the city, the complex will span five towers and will be surrounded by a landscape and garden system that connects residents with nature.

The apartment complex was designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents save on utility costs and lower their carbon emissions. External shading devices, lighting controls, solar photovoltaics, LED lighting, and low-flow plumbing fixtures will be used to contribute to the towers’ energy and water savings.

Ecohome Nhon Binh is being built by Capital House, a real estate investor dedicated to spreading green values to the communities in which it operates. An EDGE Champion, Capital House incorporates energy-smart technologies and architectural design into its commercial and residential buildings. Additional EDGE-certified projects by Capital House include Ecohome 3Ecohome Phuc Loi, EcoCity Premia Sales Gallery, and Ecolife Riverside.

Ecohome Nhon Binh has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



26%

Energy Savings*


23%

Water Savings


31%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, external shading devices, solar photovoltaics, 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 washbasins.


Materials


In-situ waffle concrete for the floor and cellular light weight 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:


Nhon Binh Ward
Quy Nhon, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


June 2020

Floor Space:


113,572 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


507.5 tCO2/Year

VSIP – The Proposed RBFs Phase 1

VSIP – The Proposed RBFs Phase 1


VSIP Group, the leading integrated township and industrial park developer in Vietnam, has opened a new 2.045 hectares site at VSIP II in Binh Duong. The site features four ready-built factories that have been designed to offer functional and resource-efficient spaces for future tenants.

The industrial complex utilizes resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and lower its carbon footprint. Reflective paint, roof insulation, a reduced window-to-wall ratio, LED lighting, and a VRV cooling system reduce the complex’s energy use, while water-efficient plumbing fixtures and landscaping reduce the complex’s water use.

The resource efficiency of the factories aligns with VSIP Group’s commitment to the environment. VSIP Group, a joint venture between the Vietnam-based Becamex IDC Corporation and a Singapore-based consortium led by Sembcorp Development, has also achieved an EDGE certificate for its High-rise Ready Built Factories in Bac Ninh.

The 2020 Vietnam Property Awards also recognized VSIP’s commitment to protecting the environment from pollution, being named the Best Sustainable Developer. This project was also honored during the awards for its resource efficiency.

VSIP’s ready-built factories have received final EDGE certification from SGS Vietnam.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



22%

Energy Savings*


30%

Water Savings


67%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles for the roof, insulation of the roof, a variable refrigerant volume (VRV) cooling system, and energy-saving lighting in sales and external areas.


Water


Efficient flush water closets in all bathrooms and water-efficient urinals and landscaping.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floor, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, honeycomb clay blocks with plaster for internal and external walls, and steel 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:


Land plot XXIX , Road 28, VSIPII-A
Binh Duong, Vietnam

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


January 2021

Floor Space:


11,228 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


45.5 tCO2/Year