GBCI releases list of India’s Top 10 States for LEED, Maharashtra ranks first

News:The India chapter of the Green Business Certification Inc(GBCI) has released the list of top 10 states for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) in India. Facts: Key takeaways from the list: Maharashtra has topped the US Green Building Council’s LEED green building certifications for the second consecutive year. Karnataka was ranked second on… Continue reading GBCI releases list of India’s Top 10 States for LEED, Maharashtra ranks first

Innovative methods can make projects environmentally sustainable, says Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has addressed the 10th edition of regional GRIHA summit held in Nagpur. This summit is organized with the help of the Public Works Department of Government of Maharashtra. The theme of this year’s summit is “Transformation Strategies for Built Environment”.This theme is adapted to focus on the impact of incorporating sustainability… Continue reading Innovative methods can make projects environmentally sustainable, says Nitin Gadkari

GRIHA Council launches rating system to evaluate environmental performance of schools

Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment(GRIHA) Council has recently released a rating tool called as ‘GRIHA for Existing Day Schools’. The rating aims to evaluate the environmental performance of existing schools across India.The rating also familiarises the students with the concepts of sustainability by involving them in evaluating the environmental impact of schools on the… Continue reading GRIHA Council launches rating system to evaluate environmental performance of schools