Deutsche Bank and Grab among firms joining WorldGBC’s net zero buildings initiative

The Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment calls on businesses to take action to decarbonise the built environment through corporate and policy action

Malaysia joins World Green Building Council’s net zero initiative

It is advancing the built environment in Malaysia to achieving 100% net zero carbon by 2050

Poland and Chile join World Green Building Council’s net zero initiative

The Advancing Net Zero project is working towards total sector decarbonisation by 2050

Goldman Sachs among major firms targeting net zero buildings

Hudson Pacific Properties and Petinelli are also among organisations that have signed up to the World Green Building Council’s Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment

Google joins World Green Building Council’s Corporate Advisory Board

The Board consists of a select group of companies that are global leaders on sustainability and serve to guide WorldGBC on its strategy and activities

Major European banks pilot energy efficiency mortgages

Under such schemes, buyers can get reduced interest rates on their mortgages for greener and more energy efficient homes

China partners with World Green Building Council to cut carbon

China is the largest building construction market globally, with up to two billion square metres constructed every year

World Green Building Council sets ‘net zero’ goal

The Advancing Net Zero initiative will see GBCs in some of the biggest projected growth in buildings roll out certification and provide training in an effort to reach the goal