At a time when India’s capital city, New Delhi, is battling dangerous levels of air pollution, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has taken a significant step towards its commitment to sustainability.
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Do you consistently deploy green building efficiency measures across your building portfolio? Do you have LEED v4 project experience? Are you part of a company looking to certify multiple projects of the same usage type? LEED volume certification can be a pathway to meet your goals.
Last week, GBCI, the certifying body for all projects participating in the globally recognized LEED green building rating system, opened its newest office in Europe. LEED certification continues to grow throughout the region, and I am pleased to take on the role of director for the GBCI Europe office in Munich.
GBCI India and the Glass Academy Foundation, a non-profit organization supported by Saint-Gobain Glass India, recently entered into a partnership. Together, we will advance knowledge on green buildings, with a particular emphasis on sustainable envelope design to create healthier indoor spaces for occupants in buildings across India.
When the leaders of global organizations committed to sustainability engage in candid conversation, interesting ideas emerge.
The Ashok hotel in New Delhi, a flagship property of ITDC, holds immense significance in the history of Indian independence. This iconic hotel, among the first and oldest luxury properties in the country, was built to host world dignitaries and high-profile conferences and events. Now, having achieved LEED Gold certification, The Ashok has stepped up to commit even further to environmental sustainability.