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India after COP21: Goals and accomplishments

The Paris summit in December 2015 was a historic turning point in the effort to fight climate change. At the event, 195 countries pledged their combined force to limit the increase of average global temperature to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

India, the fourth largest carbon emitter in the world, has made its role clear in the movement, by making a bold commitment to reduce its emissions by 33–35 percent by 2030 compared to 2005 levels.

This would mean a target of

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Measure your green building performance with Arc in India

Tracking performance is necessary to keep up with our progress and achievement of our goals. Most of us track multiple health indicators on a daily basis to track our advance towards our fitness goals. We constantly track our financial investments and our progress towards our financial targets. Arc is a state-of-the-art digital platform that helps teams track buildings’ environmental performance, enables them to set goals and gain data on their progress toward achieving those goals.

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Learn more about LEED v4 materials with GBCI India

LEED v4 changes the paradigm for how decisions are made about materials for the buildings in which we spend so much of our time, by giving new information to decision makers.

To help you navigate the credits and how they impact the market, GBCI India will be sharing a series of articles devoted exclusively to LEED v4 materials. The aim of this series is for market leaders and sector experts to share their knowledge and experiences with the community.

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GBCI India partners with the Glass Academy Foundation

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. 

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