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Cost versus value
There may be a capital cost on the development for constructing a new building with enhanced sustainability performance which ranges between 2% and 6%* compared to a standard/notional building. The scope of this rate depends on:
* Development includes cost of site.
However, this cost is outweighed by reductions costs during the lifetime operation and maintenance of the building.
Furthermore, it needs to be seen in the context of the overall value and benefits of sustainable development.