Chairman of the India Green Building Council (IGBC), Dr Prem C Jain, was recently featured on the cover of the inaugural issue of Geo Octane magazine.
The magazine’s feature story, titled “Green is Smart,” looks at various aspects of green building, and celebrates the rising success of the IGBC, and the future of green building in this key nation. The article also gives a profile of Dr Jain, who it names as the “Father of the Indian Green Building Movement.”
The IGBC has been influential in maximising the uptake of green building in India. The council recently celebrated more than three billion square feet of registered green building space, and aims to increase this figure to ten billion by 2022.
Read the article to find out more about this powerhouse GBC and its chairman, Dr Jain.