Greenbuild China 2019 to be held in Shanghai

Mark your calendars: Greenbuild China 2019 will take place October 23–24 in Shanghai. Preconference workshops will be held October 22.

Greenbuild China is the premier annual conference in the Asia Pacific region for green building professionals. Attendees worldwide across a variety of industries—including real estate, architecture, engineering and design—participate in Greenbuild China to share best practices, time-tested solutions and innovative strategies to advance healthy, high-performance buildings.


Infographic: The 2018 Top 10 Countries and Regions for LEED

USGBC’s annual list of the Top 10 Countries and Regions for LEED is out. Around the world, LEED is helping companies and communities create healthier, more sustainable spaces. This year's leaders represent nearly 7,800 certified buildings and more than 210 million gross square meters of space.


USGBC Opens Registration for LEED v4.1 for New Construction and Interior Spaces

Newest version of LEED green building program helps improve energy performance and emphasizes human health and integrative building design

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (January 22, 2019) – Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that its newest version of the LEED green building program, LEED v4.1, is open for registration for both new construction projects as well as interior spaces with LEED v4.1 BD+C and LEED v4.1 ID+C.


CFLD Feng Tai Science Park achieves LEED Gold certification for Core and Shell

CFLD Feng Tai Science Park, located in Feng Tai Science and Technology Park in the Zhongguancun District of Beijing, has achieved LEED Gold for Core and Shell.

The park is the first industrial community benchmark project of CFLD in Beijing and the first double-innovation base of the Zhongguancun National Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone, identified by Zhongguancun Management Committee in the Fengtai District as an international ecological community for innovation and entrepreneurship.


Beijing Daxing International Airport Area is first precertified LEED Platinum city in China

In July 2018, Beijing Daxing International Airport Area (BDIAA) became the first city in China to precertify at the Platinum level under the pilot rating system LEED for Cities: Planning and Design. It is also the first project in the world to use the LEED for Cities: Planning and Design rating system.


Report released on green financing in China

At Greenbuild China 2018, USGBC and Cushman & Wakefield—a leading global real estate services firm—released a report detailing how green financing is progressively being used as a catalyst in the transition to a greener economy, because it provides the necessary financial support for the development of green projects, including green real estate.


Committing to a greener future at Greenbuild China 2018

Greenbuild China is in the books! Next up: Greenbuild India and Greenbuild Chicago.

Last week, we closed another successful event with our second annual Greenbuild China. Over the course of three days, we showcased top architects, engineers, consultants and other key industry professionals who shared their vision for green building in China.