Meltem Apartmanı Residential project was implemented by GN Construction Co. in İstanbul, as one of the most successfull reconstruction (UTP) projects implemented under TuREEFF. GN Construction is an SME construction company mainly operates in İstanbul region. They started Meltem Apartmanı residential project in 2016 and completed in 2017.
TuREEFF technical team consulted the company on the necessary adjustments to be made in the initial building designs to increase the energy efficiency of the building from level C (standard level required by laws in Turkey) to a higher level, B. Furthermore the company received a complementary marketing support in order to promote the energy efficiency aspect of its project.
Now the building offers low energy bills and high living quality to its residents. By living in this apartment, they will support their budget and country’s economy, while decreasing the negative effects of climate change. The local community also benefits from the building’s decreased carbon emissions and better environmental impact. The project is being referred as an inspiring example for the neighbourhood and have a pioneering role for the future projects which will be developed in the region.