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Singapore's first solar leasing project kicks off in Punggol

As published in CNA
15 Sep 2011

SINGAPORE: Forty-five HDB blocks in Punggol will be fitted with solar panels by the middle of next year, in Singapore's first solar leasing project.

The solar power generated panels will be used to power services in common areas such as lift operations, corridor and staircase lightings, and water pumps.

This makes up 10 per cent of total block usuage.

Private company Sunseap Enterprises will finance the design, maintenance and installation of the two mega-watt peak solar system.

HDB will cover 30 per cent of the start up costs at S$3.28 million, while the remaining costs will be covered by Pasir Ris-Punggol Town Council's monthly payment for solar power, over the next 20 years.

But this will be lower than what the council usually pays for electricity because the price of solar power is at a 1 per cent discount from Sunseap Enterprises.

"At the moment, solar power generation is still likely to be more expensive than generation of energy from …

Treasure Trove - Site Video

Courtesy of H88, here's a site video of A Treasure Trove in Punggol. This was shot on the 16th floor of Blk 267B, Punggol Sapphire, a HDB BTO. The camera is facing north. The site of A Treasure Trove is to the north-east (on the right).

Project 10,000 Tiles

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A Treasure Trove - Fact Sheet

PROJECT NAME: A Treasure Trove
DEVELOPER: Sim Lian Group
ARCHITECT: Design Link Architects
LOCATION: 50 – 76 Punggol Walk
LAND SIZE: 296,298 sqft (approx)
PLOT RATIO: 3.0
DISTRICT: 19
TENURE: 99 years commencing from 9 March 2011
TOTAL NO. OF UNITS: 882
NO OF BLOCKS / STOREY: 14 Blocks of 16 Storeys each
EXPECTED TOP DATE: 30 November 2015
EXPECTED LEGAL COMPLETION DATE: 30 November 2018
NO. OF CAR PARK LOTS: 2 level of Basement Carparking – 809 Carkpark Lots + 14 Handicap Lots

FLOOR TO FLOOR CEILING HEIGHT:

2.90m or 2900mm (for 1st storey – 15th storey) 3.20m or 3200mm (for penthouse only – 16th storey)

FULL & LUXURIOUS CONDOMINIUM FACILITIES 50m Lap Pool Children’s Pool Spa Pool Hydro Gym Jacuzzi Pool Clubhouse with Function Room, Gymnasium and Reading Room 1 male changing/shower room with sauna; 1 female changing/shower room with sauna Pool Terrace Children’s Playground BBQ 1 Recreational Tennis Court Fitness Station
LIFTS: 1st Storey – 15th storey (4 units on each level serve by 2 lifts) 16…

Provisional Tender Results for land parcel at Punggol Field Walk for Condominium Housing Development

Date issued : 01 Sep 2011
The Housing & Development Board (HDB), as the Government’s land sales agent, launched the land parcel at Punggol Field Walk for tender on 29 Jun 2011.
The details of the sale site are as follows: LocationPunggol Field WalkProposed DevelopmentCondominium HousingSite Area14,344.0 sq mMaximum GFA [GPR]48,769.6 sq m [3.4]Maximum Building Height64m AMSLEstimated Dwelling Units550Lease Term99 years The tender closed at 12 noon today with 8 bids received. The details of the provisional tender results are below:
S/N Name of Tenderer Tender Price ($) $psm/GFA ($) 1 Capital Development Pte Ltd / ZACD Investments Pte Ltd$169,559,000 $3,476.74 2 FCL Topaz Pte. Ltd., Far East Civil Engineering (Pte.) Limited & Sekisui House, Ltd. $163,000,000 $3,342.25 3 Leng Hoe Development Pte. Ltd. $161,800,000 $3,317.64 4 Allgreen Properties Limited $160,080,000 $3,282.37 5 EL Development Pte Ltd $142,000,000 $2…

Punggol Golf Range

The new Golf Range at Punggol East is due to start operation in Mid Sept 2011.
It is located near the junction of Punggol Central and Punggol East.  The nearest LRT station is Riviera.