USGBC and BRE partnership first of its kind for green building industry
CHICAGO – (Nov. 13, 2018) – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the BRE Group (BRE) have announced a partnership that will promote the expertise of both organizations and harness their combined industry insights, to deliver a new industry approach to green building performance, solutions and benchmarking.
今天，在芝加哥绿色建筑大会上，美国绿色建筑委员会总裁兼CEO Mahesh Ramanujam与英国BRE Group CEO Niall Trafford 宣布建立合作伙伴关系。
The objectives that USGBC and BRE will immediately pursue and explore are to:
• Increase the level of engagement of existing buildings in the measurement, reporting and improvement of their environmental, social and wellbeing impact.
• Embrace a digital strategy that will raise our combined technological capabilities and establish industry-wide common data standards and protocols, to make our platforms simpler, smarter and more intelligent.
• Conduct research to identify future transformation opportunities to improve the sustainability credentials of the world’s buildings, communities and cities.
The collaboration will also leverage USGBC and BRE’s combined market knowledge, partnerships and collective tools through LEED, BREEAM and other rating systems to address all sectors: new and existing commercial buildings, new and existing homes, infrastructure, landscape, power, waste and finance.
双方的合作内容包括LEED 和BREEAM 的新建和既有建筑，新建和既有住宅，基础设施，景观，电力，废弃物处理，以及地产绿色金融评估。