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
Less Embodied Energy in Materials
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.
Low-flow showerheads and faucets for kitchen sinks and washbasins, dual flush for water closets.
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.