27.09.2011 - Singapore goes green
Singapore is looking to lead by example in the Asia-Pacific region, to mitigate the worsening impact of built-up space on climate change. According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) over a third of the energy related to green house gas emissions is connected with buildings. Singapore has set for itself a goal of making 80 per cent of its 210 million square metres of built-up space meet Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority’s (BCA) green building norms by 2030 which will mean a significant reduction in energy consumption and therefore emissions..............................................Full Article: Source
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