26 Jan '16, 10pm

#LEED Certified #construction gaining momentum in the middle east.

Tel-Aviv University’s Porter School of Environmental Studies Countries in the Middle East are joining the green building revolution. In 2015, United Arab Emirates ranked eighth in the world for 3.13 million GSM of LEED-certified space, a 72 percent increase from 2014. Other Middle Eastern countries, too, are seeking to increase water and energy efficiency, and committing to achieve the highest green standards. Here are three inspiring LEED-certified projects in the Middle East. We’re looking forward to seeing more in 2016. DEWA’s Sustainable Building in Dubai was certified LEED Platinum in 2013 and became the world’s largest government building to achieve the certification. Building highlights include reducing water consumption by 48 percent and energy by 66 percent, and using recycled content for 36 percent of the building’s construction material. Tel-Aviv University’s Po...

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