29 Nov '17, 4pm

ICYMI: #GBCI announced the adoption of the #RELi standard at #Greenbuild17.

Today, during the Communities and Affordable Housing Unit at the annual Greenbuild Conference and Expo , GBCI announced its adoption of the RELi standard . First developed by the Institute for Market Transformation to Sustainability (MTS) and its Capital Markets Partnership (CMP) coalition in 2012, the RELi standard includes a robust integrative process, acute hazard preparation and adaptation along with chronic risk mitigation at the building and neighborhood scale. GBCI, in conjunction with USGBC, is now leading the further refinement of RELi to synthesize the LEED Resilient Design pilot credits with RELi’s Hazard Mitigation and Adaptation credits. GBCI and the RELi resilience standard will work together to develop buildings and communities that offer greater adaptability and resilience to weather and natural disasters. “The increasing frequency of dramatic events has br...

Full article: http://www.gbci.org/reli?kui=_T6XI1-mcVxn41045Bb2lQ

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