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Over the last several years, #LEED & #greenbuilding has seen a dramatic increase in #India. Learn more

On a global scale, green building construction is doubling every three years, according to the World Green Building Trends 2016 report , by Dodge Data and Analytics. Some of the leading drivers of this growth are client demand, environmental regulation and an enhanced awareness of the occupant and tenant benefits of green buildings. Over the last several years, green building has also seen a dramatic increase in India. USGBC , the developers of the LEED green building program, are committed to advancing even more rapid adoption of green building practices in India. In fact, green building is projected to grow 20 percent in the country by 2018. India already ranks third among the Top Ten Countries for LEED , and in 2016, nearly 650 projects in India earned LEED certification. Emerging economies such as India are engines of green growth, with development varying from two- to...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/green-building-trends-india...

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