Leadership and performance: IFFCO, India and LEED

With paramount commitments to quality and to harnessing the Earth’s bounty to eliminate hunger from India in a sustainable manner, it is not surprising that the Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) has become the world’s largest fertilizer cooperative federation. Nor is it surprising that, given the organization’s longstanding leadership in sustainability, it has also chosen to pursue LEED certification for many of its corporate buildings.


Register for a WELL workshop in New Delhi on July 28

Registration is now open for training on understanding the WELL Building Standard in New Delhi, India on July 28, 2016. The one-day intensive training session is designed to introduce the intent, key elements and requirements of the WELL Building Standard, the world’s first building standard focused exclusively on the health and wellness of the people in the buildings. 


GBCI, an International Green Building and Business Standards Organization, Establishes South East Asia Office in India

New GBCI office in India will serve to facilitate the global expansion of GBCI and its programs.

Gurgaon, India - (19 April 2016) - Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI), the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally, announced its incorporation in India. The new GBCI office, located in Gurgaon, will serve to facilitate the global growth of GBCI and its sustainability programs. 


Register for EDGE workshop in Pune, India on March 3

Learn the ins and outs of EDGE, a green building rating system for new residential and commercial buildings, at a workshop on March 3, 2016. A mass market transformation tool, EDGE allows emerging markets across the globe to scale up green building quickly and affordably. The training session will be hosted by GBCI in Pune, India and will be presented by GBCI trainers in English.