LOTUS News

The first Green Kindergarten in Go Vap District

Leaving home, children are expected to be cared, educated and guided by devoted teachers in a prestigious kindergarten. Apart from advanced curriculum, dedicated teachers and staffs, environment and facilities are considered major concerns. However, the importance and influence of facilities on children’s development are not fully concerned by all kindergartens. The Worldkids International School – […]

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framed: a publication of B+H Architects

B+H Architects, a VGBC’s member since 2010, is one of the largest architecture, interior design and urban planning firms in the world. B+H Architects has published a new book entitled: framed.  At its core, framed is a celebration of ideas. Through explorative design stories and compelling thought leadership content contributed by their firms’ leading thinkers, B+H Architects demonstrate […]

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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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