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World's 100 Most Sustainable Companies Revealed

Fri, 23rd Jan 2015

The 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index (Global 100) was recently released by Canadian investment advisory firm Corporate Knights at the World Economic Forum meeting.

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UK-GBC Appoints Julie Hirigoyen as New Chief Executive

Thu, 15th Jan 2015

The UK Green Building Council has appointed Julie Hirigoyen as its new Chief Executive. Julie is currently UK Head of Sustainability for international property consultants JLL.

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Global Gathering at the Sustainable Innovation Forum

Tue, 6th Jan 2015

Climate Action delivered their fifth annual Sustainable Innovation Forum in Lima in December, and leaders from key United Nations bodies, governments, international companies and leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) convened for the primary business summit at COP20.

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Europe Regional Network - Impact Report 2014

Thu, 1st Jan 2015

This Impact Report details the achievements of the Europe Regional Network and its member Green Building Councils from the year 2014. 

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2015 Emirates GBC Awards Now Accepting Nominations

Tue, 30th Dec 2014

Entries are now being accepted for the 2015 Emirates Green Building Council (EGBC) Awards Program.

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Sweden GBC Celebrates 116 Certified Projects

Sun, 21st Dec 2014

Congratulations to the Sweden Green Building Council on reaching the milestone of more than 100 LEED-certified projects - a grand total of 116 so far

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GBPro Interview Series: Michael Moradiellos

Sat, 20th Dec 2014

In the second of this series of interviews from Croatia GBC and Zelena Zona, respected expert Michael Moradiellos del Molino speaks about green building management and the cradle to cradle principle.

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Green Star Leaders Recognised in 2014

Tue, 16th Dec 2014

The property and construction industry’s shift to sustainability continues to gather pace, with the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) certifying 150 Green Star projects during 2014 – up from 105 in 2013.

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A Message from the WorldGBC Chairman

Fri, 12th Dec 2014

A message from WorldGBC Chairman, Bruce Kerswill

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Buildings as Human Resource Tools

Thu, 11th Dec 2014

When many people hear "green," they think they are going to lose something - that they will have to sell their cars, cancel their vacations, and live in the dark. At the same time, few people really understand what phrases like "low carbon" or "zero emissions" actually mean.

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Applications Now Open for WorldGBC CEO Position

Wed, 10th Dec 2014

The World Green Building Council is searching for a new Chief Executive Officer to lead our global network of 100 green building councils

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Croatia GBC Partnership Spotlights GBPro Trainers

Wed, 10th Dec 2014

The Croatia GBC has formed a partnership with Zagrebačka banka (Unicredit) to shine a light on GBPro Trainers, offering insight into their experience, knowledge and the current state of the green building arena.

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Singapore Green Building Council Updates April 2013

Sun, 28th Apr 2013

A new Board has been elected for 2013-2015 at Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC), with Mr. Ng Eng Kiong as new President. He is taking over from Mr. Tai Lee Siang, who will serve as the Immediate Past President for the coming two years.

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HKGBC Latest Updates - April 2013

Sun, 28th Apr 2013

HKGBC put forward an activation plan for the HK3030 Campaign at this remarkable event on 3 March 2013, with the witness of officiating guests from various government bureaux and departments, as well as key stakeholders like the professional institutions, education sector and the green groups.

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Green Real Estate Finance In Europe

Sun, 28th Apr 2013

PROVADA - Amsterdam RAI

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Join Us for Congress in Cape Town!

Thu, 25th Apr 2013

This year South Africa will play host to the largest international network influencing the green building marketplace, the WorldGBC Congress, making this the most distinctive sustainable building gathering ever hosted on the African continent.

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New Green Leaders Emerge in Australia

Tue, 23rd Apr 2013

As 2012 drew to a close, the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) celebrated its most successful year, with 145 Green Star projects certified.

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Americas Regional Network Celebrates Earth Day

Mon, 22nd Apr 2013

The WorldGBC's Americas Regional network is celebrating EarthDay on April 22 with the release of a new educational video. Watch the clip to learn about the work Green Building Councils (GBCs) of the Americas are doing, and who is involved.

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Chair of WorldGBC Corporate Advisory Board Announced

Thu, 18th Apr 2013

John Mandyck, chief sustainability officer, UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation has been named chair of the World Green Building Council Corporate Advisory Board, further expanding the organisation's commitment to the green building movement around the globe.

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