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REACHING 50 - GBCSA certifies its 50th #greenbuildings #SouthAfrica | GBCSA

REACHING 50 - GBCSA certifies its 50th #greenbuildings #SouthAfrica | GBCSA

Several buildings belonging to commercial property developers have also achieved Green Star SA status in SA. Amongst these are 24 Richefond Circle, an office building in the Ridgeside Office Park in Umhlanga, which has a 4-Star Green Star SA rating and belongs to Shepstone & Wylie; as well as the Group Five Head Office in the Waterfall Business Estate which belongs to Atterbury Property Holdings. Growthpoint Properties has two Green Star SA certified developments – Lincoln on the Lake and Mayfair on the Lake in KwaZulu-Natal – both of which achieved a 4-star Green Star SA rating. “Developers have identified that there are clear environmental benefits for building green as well as a compelling business case. Going green is not just about the environment, the bottom-line benefits of building and operating green buildings are particularly important considering South Africa’s ...

Full article: http://www.gbcsa.org.za/news_post/green-building-council-...

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