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Water Aspects

Q1. WA 3 Alternative Water Sources

#149. WU 3, For BEAM Plus New Buildings Version 1.1 and 1.2 / WU 2, For BEAM Plus New Buildings Version 2.0 / WU 2, For BEAM Plus Existing Buildings Version 2.0 Comprehensive Scheme / WA 3, For BEAM Plus Neighbourhood Version 1.0, for calculation of the irrigation demand, how the landscaping and planting coverage should be calculated?
For calculation of the irrigation demand, the landscape and planting coverage shall take into account the following considerations:

(i) All greenery within the project assessment boundary shall be considered, including but not limited to:
• Uncovered and covered greenery areas
• Accessible and inaccessible (e.g. inaccessible roof) greenery areas

(ii) No reduction factor in APP-152 shall be applied

(Released on 28 January 2022)