Existing Green Building Frameworks in South East Asia

This post continues from my previous introduction to green building in Vietnam which you can read here. The majority of countries in South East Asia have established a national green building council. Most of these are operated as NGOs but in some cases, such as Singapore, green building is a function of government. Each of…

Green Building Growing in Vietnam

Green building is not a new idea. In Australia, the concept of designing and constructing buildings to save on energy and water, increase comfort and utilise sustainable building products has become mainstream over the last 20 years. However, in developing countries such as Vietnam, the green building sector is only now coming to the fore,…