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GBCI China

GBCI China is a local hub serving the needs of the Chinese green building community by providing on-the-ground customer support for regional project teams and stakeholders. GBCI is the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally.

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Certification programs

GBCI is known around the globe for its commitment to quality and transparency. GBCI delivers certification for LEED and other sustainable programs, including EDGE, PEER, SITES, TRUE and WELL.



LEED is the leading certification program for green buildings and communities worldwide. More than 100,000 projects across over 180 countries and territories are participating in LEED.


EDGE is a green building certification system focused on making buildings in emerging markets more resource-efficient.



PEER is the nation’s first rating system that measures and improves power system performance and electricity delivery systems.



SITES is the most comprehensive program for designing, developing and maintaining sustainable landscapes.



TRUE strives to change the way materials flow through society so that all products are eventually reused and diverted from landfill, incineration (waste-to-energy) and the environment.



The WELL Building Standard is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring building features that impact human health and well-being.


Measure your green performance with Arc.

Certification teams can measure their project's green performance with Arc, a state-of-the-art platform designed to collect, manage and benchmark data.

Discover Arc

LEED is green building

LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the foremost program for the design, construction, maintenance and operations of green buildings. China is a leader in green building, ranking first among the Top 10 Countries for LEED green building with 35 square meters of LEED space certified per person in 2016. In China, there are:

3,620 +

LEED-certified projects

103 million +

gross square meters of LEED space

Download our LEED in Motion: China report

LEED v4 Alternative Compliance Paths for east Asia:

Regional context is important for green building, and LEED v4 recognizes this by incorporating local equivalent standards/programs to achieve the same credit intent. Metric units are now included in all tools and resources.

LEED materials in Chinese

LEED professional credentials

In today's global market, LEED professionals are recognized as experts with a deep technical background in green building codes, principles and practices. Earning a LEED professional credential— including the LEED Green Associate; LEED AP (Accredited Professional); LEED Fellow and various certificate designations—denotes advanced knowledge in green building.

Become a LEED professional

Educational materials in Chinese

LEED Green Associate

LEED Green Associate Candidate Handbook



LEED BD+C Candidate Handbook


LEED Core Concepts

LEED Core Concepts Guide


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Resources & events

GBCI China regularly hosts industry events where you can get the latest green building insights, discover new research and experience innovative products and technologies.

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Rating system resources in Chinese

EDGE brochure
WELL Building Standard

Leadership & Contact

Executive staff

Andy To, Managing Director, GBCI North Asia



+86 21 65126863


Email: [email protected]


Room 3105, No.300 Central Huaihai Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China