19 Oct '15, 3pm

#GBCI named global certification provider for IFC’s #EDGE green building system

Latest move allows GBCI to continue to expand its role in mass market transformation to green buildings Washington, D.C.—(September 22, 2015) – Today, Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) was named global certification provider by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for its EDGE green building certification system . This partnership will help jumpstart mass market transformation to green buildings in nearly 100 developing countries across the world, in a fast, simple and affordable way. An innovation of IFC, EDGE is a certification system for new residential and commercial buildings that enables design teams and project owners to assess the most cost-effective ways to incorporate energy and water saving options in their buildings. Earlier this year, GBCI was announced as the exclusive certification provider for all EDGE projects in India. “The mass market trans...

Full article: http://www.gbci.org/gbci-named-global-certification-provi...

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