Senderos del Comendador

Senderos del Comendador


Senderos del Comendador is a new residential complex in Ciudad Vieja, a picturesque town in Sacatepéquez. Residents will enjoy the community’s impressive location, offering views of the nearby Volcán de Agua. Ecological bike and walking paths, playgrounds, and gardens will also be incorporated into the community to help residents connect with the surrounding environment.

The community’s 158 units were designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents save on utility costs. Reflective paint and energy-saving lighting will reduce the units’ energy use, while low-flow plumbing fixtures will reduce the units’ water use.

The developer of the project, Milésimo, is committed to the development of timeless, sustainable, and innovative real estate projects in the region.

Senderos del Comendador has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



30%

Energy Savings*


33%

Water Savings


52%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, reflective paint and tiles for the roof and external walls, 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 and medium weight hollow 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:


Fase 1
Ciudad Vieja, Sacatepequez, Guatemala

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


September 2020

Floor Space:


14,280 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


130.3 tCO2/Year

Cantabria

Cantabria


Cantabria is a six-tower housing project bringing 680 units to the housing market in Bogotá. The housing project is ideally located, near city transportation, shopping centers, healthcare facilities and airports. Residents will enjoy the community’s amenities, including a pool, fitness center, spa, playground and theater.

Cantabria was designed to conserve natural resources, helping residents save on utility costs and lower their carbon emissions. External shading devices, reflective paint and energy-saving lighting will reduce the building’s energy use, while dual-flush water closets and low-flow plumbing fixtures will reduce the building’s water use.

Amarilo, the developer of the project, has designed and constructed urban housing projects in Colombia for more than 27 years. The company is committed to building spaces that offer a strong sense of community and an environmentally-responsible lifestyle for residents. Amarilo has also certified Boreal Colsubsidio with EDGE.

Cantabria has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from CAMACOL.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



27%

Energy Savings*


38%

Water Savings


45%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


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


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, cored bricks with plaster on both sides 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:


Avenida el Dorado
Bogotá, Colombia

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


December 2019

Floor Space:


62,492 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


450.1 tCO2/Year

Equites Park Lords View – Premier Foods

Equites Park Lords View – Premier Foods


Premier Foods, a leading fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company in South Africa, has opened a new facility at Equites Property Funds’ Lords View industrial park. Situated on Allandale Road, with access to both Pretoria and M39, Lords View can accommodate development opportunities ranging from 5,000 to 45,000 square meters.

Resource-efficient design and technologies were incorporated into the warehouse for Premier Foods to conserve natural resources. External shading devices, LED lighting and solar photovoltaics were installed to reduce the warehouse’s energy use, while dual-flush water closets and water-efficient faucets were installed to reduce the warehouse’s water use. The resource efficiency of the warehouse is a manifestation of Premier Foods’ commitment to reduce the environmental impacts of its infrastructure.

Equites Property Fund, the developer of the industrial park, is committed to incorporating sustainable practices into its developments. This commitment extends beyond its developments’ buildings. At Lords View, parking is available for fuel-efficient vehicles and special provisions are available for cyclists.

Equites Park Lords View – Premier Foods has received EDGE Advanced certification from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



43%

Energy Savings*


47%

Water Savings


52%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window-to-wall ratio, external shading devices, solar photovoltaics, occupancy sensors in bathrooms and energy-saving lighting in the external, sales, corridors and common areas.


Water


Dual-flush water closets, aerators for faucets and water-efficient urinals, faucets for kitchen sinks and landscaping.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floor, steel sheets on steel rafters for the roof, plasterboards on metal studs for internal walls, steel profile cladding and precast concrete panels for 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:


Lords View Industrial Park, 4 Jacardanda Street, Chloorkop Ext. 66
Midrand, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


May 2020

Floor Space:


15,332 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


490.8 tCO2/Year

Zivalam

Zivalam


Zivalam is a premium residential community in Cancún. Featuring the latest smart home technology, residents will be able to enjoy comfort at another level with the ability to control their homes’ systems from their phones. The community will also feature numerous amenities for residents to enjoy, including pools, soccer and volleyball courts, green areas and spaces to camp.

The residential community’s 160 homes and 120 condominiums will be built with resource-efficient technology. Solar photovoltaics, a high-efficiency boiler for hot water generation, and LED lighting will be installed to reduce the residences’ energy use, while dual-flush water closets and low-flow plumbing fixtures will be installed to reduce the residences’ water use.

Zivalam’s developer, Grupo IKON, is committed to building high-performance, resource-efficient housing. By developing homes that save energy and water, Grupo IKON will provide its customers with homes that help them save on utilities and live more environmentally-friendly lifestyles.

Zivalam has received a preliminary EDGE certificate from GBCI.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



36%

Energy Savings*


28%

Water Savings


71%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint/tiles for the roof and external walls, a high efficiency boiler for hot water, solar photovoltaics 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


Concrete filler slab for the floor and roof and medium-weight hollow 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:


Calle Urano, Supermanzana 329
Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico

More Information:


Stage:


Preliminary EDGE Certificate

Date:


April 2020

Floor Space:


58,888 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


456.0 tCO2/Year

Law Learning Center UGM

Law Learning Center UGM


The Law Learning Center is part of the Faculty of Law compound at Gadjah Mada University, a public University in Yogyakarta. The learning center has expanded the University’s law offerings, housing academic and professional activities for undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional degree programs. The eight-story building includes classrooms, multipurpose spaces and a moot court room.

The Law Learning Center utilizes resource-efficient design features and technologies to reduce its environmental impact and save on operating costs. LED lighting, reflective paint and solar photovoltaics reduce the building’s energy use, while water-efficient plumbing fixtures and a grey water treatment and recycling system reduce the building’s water use.

The Law Learning Center was built with funds from the Japan International Cooperation Agency’s (JICA) loan for the expansion of Gadjah Mada University’s academic offerings and the sustainable development of its facilities.

The Law Learning Center at Gadjah Mada University has received final EDGE certification from the Green Building Council Indonesia.

Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification



33%

Energy Savings*


37%

Water Savings


49%

Less Embodied Energy in Materials

Technical Solutions


Energy


Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint for external walls, external shading devices, solar photovoltaics and energy-saving lighting in internal and external spaces.


Water


Dual-flush water closets, water-efficient urinals and faucets for kitchen sinks, low-flow faucets and a grey water treatment and recycling system.


Materials


In-situ reinforced concrete for the floor and roof, clay roofing tiles on steel rafters for the roof, and autoclaved aerated concrete blocks and common brick walls with plaster on both sides 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:


Jl. Sosio Yustisia Bulaksumur No. 1, Karang Malang, Caturtunggal, Kec. Depok, Kabupaten Sleman
Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia

More Information:


Stage:


Final EDGE Certification

Date:


February 2020

Floor Space:


7,482 m2

Total CO2 Savings:


250.9 tCO2/Year