XO TEX INUSTRIAL Co. LTD is a new garment facility built by Luen Thai Holdings in Phnom Penh, Cambodia becomes the first building in Cambodia to be Gold Certified under LEED V4 Building and Construction (BD+C) New Construction rating system. The building achieves exemplary performance in terms of Energy Efficiency with the installation of energy efficient evaporative cooling system, LED lighting fixtures and solar PV panels. As a result of these strategies this development achieved 55% energy reduction from ASHRAE 90.1 Baseline Standard.
Carbon emission reduction which is equivalent to 1151 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2e). This development would be a catalyst for the overall garment industry to adopt sustainable practise in line with Cambodia Government target on reducing 40% GHG emission reduction by 2030.
- LEED v4 – Gold