green buildings - updates

Rappler's latest stories on green buildings


Sustainable skylines: The future of green architecture in Metro Manila

Mar 15, 2016 - 2:33 PM

Can Metro Manila be a truly sustainable city in the near future?

ArthaLand eyes robust market for green real estate in 2016

Jan 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM

The boutique developer has 3 certified green structures slated for turnover construction and development this year

Code for 'green' buildings eyed for June 2015

Nov 11, 2014 - 11:29 AM

If strictly followed ecologically sound building standards can save businesses and consumers up to P35 2 billion 800 million between 2015 to 2030

LONG-TERM BENEFIT. Government engineers say Baguio building owners will have to spend on retrofitting their structures to become environment-friendly, but this will result in lower power consumption and less carbon emission later. Photo from Shutterstock

10 features of a 'green' building

Apr 23, 2014 - 8:33 PM

Following green building standards helps lower energy and water costs and reduces greenhouse gas emissions

EARTH-FRIENDLY. Eco-friendly or 'green' buildings take advantage of natural light and feature plenty of vegetation

'Green' buildings can save businesses, consumers P35.2B

Apr 23, 2014 - 8:21 PM

In 2015 all new buildings may have to follow green building standards

IF THEY CAN DO IT. Around 90% of buildings in Singapore comply with the city-state's green building code, according to the International Finance Corporation