LEED On: Shilpa Architects [video]

Shilpa Architects, an internationally recognized, award-winning firm based in India, is the latest showcase in our ongoing LEED On video series. Having pursued LEED for multifamily residences and commercial buildings throughout India, their headquarters is also a LEED-certified building and it makes the in-person case to clients to experience LEED and ultimately pursue it for their future buildings. 

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GBCI Joins Forces with GRESB

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Move creates asset-to-portfolio toolkit for measuring sustainability of world’s largest asset class
Washington, D.C. (Oct. 15, 2014) – The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), the certification body for the global LEED® green building rating system, the WELL Building Standard®, the PEER™ program and other sustainability initiatives, announced today that it has acquired GRESB (the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark), an industry-driven organization committed to assessing the sustainability performance of real estate portfolios around the globe.

GRESB Launches Survey for Real Estate Debt Funds

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Global sustainability benchmark now serves the full spectrum of real estate capital providers

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