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Asia’s leading green design and green projects competitions are back

FuturArc Prize (http://www.futurarcprize.com) seeks forward-thinking, innovative design ideas for Asia.<p>The Competition offers a platform to …

Green Buildings to use Environmental Choice

<b>Green Buildings to use Environmental Choice</b><p>Environmental Choice New Zealand (ECNZ) was approved by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI) …

Green Building Council mobilises zero carbon lobby

The UK Green Building Council has rallied more than 200 signatories for a letter asking the chancellor to rethink his decision to scrap targets for …

Construction

Emirates Green Building Council strengthens UAE's sustainable built environment with 9 years of path-breaking initiatives

<i>21 July 2015</i><br>Dubai - Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and …

EmiratesGBC Chairman Saeed Al Abbar appointed to the board of World Green Building Council

<i>30 June 2015</i><br>Dubai - Saeed Al Abbar, Chairman of Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the …

The business case for solving Asia's environmental emergency

<i>The following is excerpted from The Greening of Asia by Mark L. Clifford. Copyright 2015 Mark L. Clifford. Used by arrangement with Columbia</i> …

Qatar's First Green building conference officially gets underway

Doha, Qatar, 26 April 2015: Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), …

Sustainability

More office developers, business tenants catching on to 'green' building trend - The Nation

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World Green Building Council appoints new CEO

Terri Wills is the new Chief Executive Officer of the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC).<p>In her new role, Wills will lead WorldGBC’s initiatives …

Conference ‘to focus on Qatar’s green buildings aspirations’

One of the leading international organisations in the green building movement, the US Green Building Council (USGBC), has signed up as a partner for …

NSW election 2015: GBCA urges all political parties to seize the sustainability agenda

The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) has urged all political parties in New South Wales to ‘seize the sustainability agenda’ ahead of the …

BREEAM Awards winners announced

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The collaborative work will result in a streamlined application of the code, said IES director of technology Rita Harrold.<p>“Different partners have …

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Green building concept gains ground in Bengaluru

<b>Bengaluru has touched a record 250 million sqft of green space within buildings (green buildings), primarily in new apartment complexes that have</b> …

HASSELL’s Ken Maher signs on as Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council president

The 2009 AIA Gold Medal recipient Ken Maher is the new president for the Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council (ASBEC), starting 3 …

Green growth in Asia 'unimaginable five years ago': Anthony Jude

With close to three decades of experience in the energy sector, Anthony Jude, senior advisor and leader of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) energy …

An opportunity for safer building materials

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) is well documented to be a toxic substance, from the gasses released in the production process and finished product, to the …

Dubai Chamber wins Best Sustainable Project of the Year Award

<i>31 December 2014</i><br>Dubai, UAE: The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry added another prestigious award to its list of achievements by winning Best …

Manufacturers need to 'go green' if they want to appeal to the Millennial generation

Millennials might not call themselves environmentalists, but they are certainly more concerned with the environment than previous generations. …

Green buildings: Arab cities ‘must enforce tough standards’

Business & Economy<p>| <b>Published —</b> Thursday 25 December 2014<p>CAIRO: Cities in the Arab region should introduce stronger standards for green building and …

Emirates Green Building Council launches 'EGBC 2015 Awards' to recognise excellence in sustainability initiatives

<i>Awards to be presented in seven categories including special honour for exceptional student research work around green building</i><p>Entries welcomed from …

Slash your UAE utility bill by 20% – copycats welcome!

A United Arab Emirates-based firm has just concluded what it says is the region’s first water and energy audit of a large-scale housing facility for …

Green Building Experts Advance Sustainability Dialogue in Singapore, Vietnam

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Southeast Asia experiences rapid population growth and urbanization, Carrier, Otis and …

GCR - News - UN names LEED group ‘Champion of the Earth’

UN names LEED group ‘Champion of the Earth’<p><b>20 November 2014 | By Rod Sweet</b> 0 Comments<p>The role energy efficient buildings can play in reducing carbon …