3 bn sq ft of green buildings in India

Published on May 23, 2015 00:34:21 AM
Business

The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), part of CII, facilitated India to cross the 3 billion sqft mark of registered green building footprint. This has further consolidated India’s position as the second country in the world with largest green building footprint.

Prem C Jain, chairman, IGBC underlined that the reason for this significant progress is the fact the green buildings make good business sense. This proposition in encouraging stakeholders go the green buildings way. He underlined that, IGBC aspires to facilitate 10 billion sqft by 2022.