What is Green Building?
Globally, buildings are responsible for a huge share of energy, electricity, water and materials consumption. The building sector has the greatest potential to deliver significant cuts in emissions at little or no cost.
Green building Refers to both a structure and the application of processes that are environmentally responsible and resource efficient throughout a building's life- cycle: planning to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation, and demolition
s a set of rating systems for the design, construction, operation, and maintenance o green buildings which was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council I f GY &ENv LEED
WORLD GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL is conducting research on the effects of green buildings on the health and productivity of their users and is working with World Bank
Efficiently using energy, water, and other resources Protecting occupant health and improving employee productivity Reducing waste, pollution and environmental degradation