News

Mayor calls for more green buildings

Mayor calls for more green buildings BORNEO POST ONLINE Posted on Sunday, 17 November 2013 KOTA KINABALU: Green building is the way to go for Kota Kinabalu as it strides forward to become a developed eco-tourism resort city, said Mayor Datuk Abidin Madingkir. He said City Hall viewed green buildings

TEEAM Energy Saving Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) Recycling Project

TEEAM is embarking on an energy saving compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) recycling project under the GEF/SGP (Global Environment Facility/Small Grants Programme) to educate the public on proper disposal of used CFLs. Energy saving CFL has been popular among consumers due to its high light efficiency, low power consumption and relatively

FuturArc Prize 2014 and FuturArc Green Leadership Award 2014

FuturArc Prize, now entering its 7th year, is a design ideas competition open to students and professionals. FuturArc Green Leadership Award, now in its 5th year, recognises built projects for which the project teams are recognised. Both competitions offer a platform for innovative ideas on Asia's sustainable future. 1) FuturArc

World Green Building Week 2013

World Green Building Week 2013 Greener, better, healthier buildings for people and the planet Boosting student test scores, improving employee productivity, accelerating patient recovery rates, and slashing energy consumption in homes… green buildings are good for the planet and good for people too. From 16 to 20 September 2013, Green

The Case for Green Buildings

Posted on 10 May 2013 - 10:30am in theSundaily Laura Lee Selangor is leading in terms of having the largest number of registered green building index (GBI) projects, totalling 166, with Kuala Lumpur following closely behind (117). The rest of the states or territories pale in comparison, with Penang having

Special Offer For MGBC Members

The MALAYSIA SOURCE BOOK FOR ARCHITECTS AND DESIGNERS 2012/2013 is scheduled for publication in March 2013. Members of MGBC who are interested in listing in this DIRECTORY will be eligible for discounted rates of RM3,400 (original rate RM4,000). Members should contact the publisher directly at Jessica@my.marshallcavendish.com and at the same