LOTUS News

Official release of LOTUS Homes V1 and LOTUS Small Buildings V1

VGBC is happy to announce the official release of LOTUS Homes V1 and LOTUS Small Buildings V1. Both rating systems aim to encourage efficient building design (including energy and water efficiency), encourage the use of sustainable building materials, create better internal spaces for occupants, and minimize the impact of building development on the environment. 2 […]

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Official release of LOTUS Interiors V1 and LOTUS Small Interiors V1

VGBC is delighted to announce the official release of two LOTUS systems for Interior spaces: LOTUS Interiors V1 and LOTUS Small Interiors V1. The 2 systems aim to encourage efficient design (including energy and water efficiency), encourage the use of sustainable building materials and create better internal spaces for occupants. Interior fit out projects Both […]

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LOTUS BIO: Green Certification for Existing Buildings

VGBC is delighted to announce the release of LOTUS BIO V1 in this month of June 2017. This latest version supersedes LOTUS BIO Pilot which was published back in July 2013. LOTUS Buildings in Operation (LOTUS BIO) is the LOTUS rating system developed to assess existing buildings that are already in operation. Development of LOTUS […]

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LOTUS Homes: Consultation on Scoping Paper

Introducing LOTUS Homes VGBC are proud to announce the development of a new LOTUS certification tool, specially designed for single family homes. LOTUS Homes will provide a simple and workable tool that can be applied to houses throughout Vietnam. This tool will complement the existing suite of LOTUS green building tools. Over the coming months, […]

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LOTUS Interiors: Consultation on Scoping Paper

Introducing LOTUS Interiors VGBC is continually striving to find new and improved ways to deliver sustainable building options here in Vietnam. Over the recent months, VGBC’s Technical Manager, Xavier Leulliette, will work with key industry partners to develop a new tool – LOTUS Interiors –specifically designed to assess commercial interiors projects. This tool will complement […]

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Launch of LOTUS NR V2.0

  After years of continuous research and multiple projects, Vietnam Green Building Council is delighted to announce the release of LOTUS Non Residential Version 2.0 (LOTUS NR V2.0). The tool includes a high number of amendments to improve LOTUS NR by: – offering more compliance methods and thus, flexibility for projects – better reflecting current […]

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