Performance is a common metric that is measurable and a key differentiator across businesses, people and products. The built environment has a significant role to play in enhancing employee productivity, and research has shown that employee productivity is directly linked to the environment in which people function.
On a global scale, green building construction is doubling every three years, according to the World Green Building Trends 2016 report, by Dodge Data and Analytics. Some of the leading drivers of this growth are client demand, environmental regulation and an enhanced awareness of the occupant and tenant benefits of green buildings.
GBCI India presents a free two-part webinar, LEED v4: Materials and Resources. Attendees will tour the new system and learn about the updates from LEED 2009. They will come away with concepts, tools and resources that can support project teams along the way.
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.
The latest video in our ongoing LEED On video series showcases Manipal University Jaipur. The LEED Platinum campus, set on 122 acres of land at Dehmi Kalan village near Jaipur, is a shining example of sustainable building for higher education. Check out this powerful story of leadership in the video below.
Our latest featured video in the LEED On video series profiles Grundfos Pumps India Pvt. Ltd. (Grundfos India), a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. The company contributes to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve the quality of life for people and care for the planet.
GBCI’s LEED Performance Challenge recognizes Surat as a leader for comprehensive citywide data
SURAT, INDIA—Today, Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), the exclusive global certification body for LEED projects, announced the results of its inaugural LEED Performance Challenge, an initiative that enables Indian cities to share their latest performance data and benchmark it against other cities locally, nationally and globally.
LEED buildings report significant savings on energy, with one project’s savings as high as INR 121 million in 2015