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Genesis School achieved LOTUS Gold Certification

  The Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) is pleased to announce that Genesis School has been awarded LOTUS Non-Residential V2.0 (LOTUS NR V2.0) Full Certification at Gold Level on 24th May 2019. Genesis School is the first school project initiated by Capital House...

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Official Release of LOTUS New Construction V3

Vietnam Green Building Council is delighted to announce the release of LOTUS New Construction Version 3  (LOTUS NC V3). LOTUS NC V3 is superseding both LOTUS Non-Residential V2.0 (LOTUS NR V2.0), which was released in June 2015, and LOTUS Multi-family Residential...

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VGBC to launch the Green Homes Challenge

Vietnam is urbanizing quickly, with thousands of new homes and apartments being built each year in major cities across the country. In most cases there is still a lack of awareness of sustainable building practices, leading to inefficient energy use,...

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LEED and LOTUS Certification in Vietnam: 2018 Review

As usual, at the turn of each year, VGBC will compile data on green buildings in Vietnam and try to briefly assess the state of the green building movement in our country. Admittedly, the analysis is very shallow and involve only data easily collected from VGBC and...

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VGBC is hiring!

  VGBC is hiring!   Please see below for opening positions at the Vietnam Green Building Council.   Location: Hanoi or HCMC Please send your resume to: long.dang@vgbc.vn Deadline for application: 15/2/2019   1. VGBC Green Building Intern...

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WorldGBC: Healthier Homes, Healthier Planet

  The world’s buildings have a direct impact both on the environment and on personal health and wellbeing, as well as having huge financial implications to owners and occupiers. Therefore, the World Green Building Council has produced a comprehensive guide to creating...

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