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ROYAL
 INSTITUTION
 OF
 CHARTERED
 SURVEYORS
 (RICS)
 SUMMIT 
AFRICA 
2018
 RICS
 signs 
MoU 
with
 Green
 Building
 Council
 SA

The
 Royal
 Institution
 of
 Chartered
 Surveyors
 (RICS)
 signed
 a
 landmark
 Memorandum
 of
 Understanding
 (MoU)
 with
 the
 Green
 Building
 Council
 SA
 (GBCSA)
 at
 the
 start
 of
 RICS
 Summit
 Africa
 2018,
 which
 kicked
 off
 in
 Sandton
 Central,
 Johannesburg,
 yesterday
 (Wednesday,
30
May
2018). As
 smart
 urbanism
 and
 sustainability
 is
 the
 overall
 theme
 at
 this
 year’s
 summit,
 the
 MoU
 […]

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Dear Member…

The GBCSA has recently noted that a particular company by the name of Green Building Africa (Bryan Groenendaal) has been publishing media articles, which in a very sensationalist, non-factual manner, criticise the GBCSA and the South African green building movement, including some of its greatest supporters and achievers, companies that are specifically named in his article

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The Green Building Council South Africa opens the doors to its new Johannesburg office, with help from its sponsors

On Tuesday the 8th of May the GBCSA held a launch event at their new Johannesburg offices, Rosebank Corner, 191 Jan Smuts Avenue. This by-invitation-only event was an opportunity for GBCSA’s guests and sponsors to see and experience for themselves why we say that our offices are physical expressions of our purpose, values and principles.

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Fourleaf Estate in PE is Africa’s first residential development to receive EDGE final certification by the GBCSA

EDGE Certified Project PE

Project is up to 29% more energy efficient; up to 25% more water efficient & boasts up to 43% reduction in the energy used to make construction materials. The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has announced that the Fourleaf Estate residential development in Port Elizabeth is the first residential […]

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