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A comparison of the green building’s criteria

Bahaudin, Ahmad Yusni and Mohamed Elias, Ezanee and Mohd Saifudin, Adam (2013) A comparison of the green building’s criteria. In: The 3rd International Building Control Conference (IBCC) 2013, November 21, 2013 – November 21, 2013, The Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur.

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Designers and clients alike are now emphasising on how to make their buildings green. Currently a lot of green councils worldwide are dealing with innovative ways to implement energy efficient new buildings.They have adopted various criteria and rating systems in an endeavour to classify buildings that contribute to environment sustainability, efficiency and users health.The aim of the paper is to present an overview of the criteria adopted by selected green building councils.This paper discusses five of the rating systems available in terms of similarity and contrast and proposes a new framework based on the project life cycle for the development green building criteria. Criteria during the construction phase of the building is certainly lacking such as pollution control in terms of CO2 emission, dust, and other pollutants.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISSN: 18184952 Organized by: Building Surveying Division, Royal Institutions of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM)
Uncontrolled Keywords: criteria, framework, green building, project life cycle, rating system
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
T Technology > TH Building construction
Divisions: School of Technology Management & Logistics
Depositing User: Dr. Adam Mohd Saifudin
Date Deposited: 09 Feb 2014 07:07
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2016 02:27
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/10059

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