29 Jun '15, 11am

Interested in the green building certification landscape in France? Check out @FranceGBC ’s recent report

France GBC Releases Green Building Report June 29, 2015 at 10:37 AM . The France Green Building Council, in partnership with Green Soluce, has released a report focused on the country’s green building market – the Environmental Certification Barometer . The report is the first and only study that provides reliable figures on the number of HQE, LEED and BREEAM certifications in France. It looks primarily at non-residential buildings. At a recent conference held to present the findings, more than 100 participants were introduced to the report, which sets reliable benchmarks for real estate and building professionals, as well as providing insight into green building market trends. With this kind of data being essential for good analysis and decision making, the report is a valuable tool for the industry. We congratulate France GBC on this publication and their continuing effo...

Full article: http://www.worldgbc.org/activities/news/europe-news/franc...

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