Re ECF Project: ECF 2015-55

Project Title: Study on green retrofit of aged residential buildings in Hong Kong

Applicant: Dr Yongtao Tan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Total Approved Grant: $492,620

Duration: 1/9/2016 to 31/8/2018

Project Status/Remarks: On-going

This project has the following objectives:

(1) To investigate the feasibility of green retrofit of aged buildings in Hong Kong, including technical, economical, legal, environmental and social;
(2) To collect and identify the best practices / technologies, programmes or schemes of green retrofit of buildings and analyse their application to Hong Kong; and
(3) To develop green retrofit guidelines for aged residential buildings in Hong Kong, and provide the Government with suggestions to initiate relevant schemes to help building owners.

Summary of the Findings/Outcomes:
To be available upon completion of the project