Canada Green Building Council and GBCI announce partnership to accelerate the mission of green building

Published on: 
1 Jun 2017
Author: 
Sarah Stanley

New joint venture will deliver enhanced services and support a broad range of green business tools and programs throughout Canada

Vancouver, B.C., and Washington, D.C—May 31, 2017—The Canada Green Building Council and GBCI have signed an agreement in principle to form a Canadian joint venture called Green Business Certification Inc. Canada (GBCI Canada), with final terms anticipated to be agreed upon this summer. 

Beginning in early 2018, GBCI Canada will deliver all of the current and future GBCI offerings in Canada, including certification and professional credentialing services for LEED v4WELLSITESPEERParksmart, Zero Waste and GRESB. The new organization is being established to more effectively support the Canadian market. 

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