Green Building Rating Systems

International Green Rating Systems

International Green Rating Systems

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Across the globe people are finding ways to optimize the building industry to ensure true long term sustainability. Most of the assessment tools and methods encompass categories such as energy, water, air quality, materials, project management, land use and transportation but the rating ratios may differ from one system to another . While there are dozens of various assessment and rating tools available, a number of them are modified / localized versions of the major international systems to suit the local conditions. Below is the alphabetically sorted list of  systems implemented across the globe:

BREEAM

CASBEE

Green Building Index

Green Globes

Green Mark

Green Star

LEED