Green Building Council was established in 2010 as a Danish council for sustainability in the building industry. The goal of the organization is to improve sustainability in building activities as well as in the surrounding environment by spreading the Danish DGNB-certification arrangement. With focus on environment, economy as well as social relations, DGNB wishes to boost a coherent approach to building activity and urban areas.
Improve sustainability within building activities and the surrounding environment by:
For the society
We support the green reorganization in Denmark by being in a dialogue with politicians and public servants to increase the level of ambition in the legislation in a direction against a more progressive building policy in relation to sustainability in buildings and the surrounding environment.
For the building industry
We inspire, challenge and strengthen our members and help them identify and choose the most sustainable and vigorous solutions. We also engage our members in poke the government in order to affect the green building policy in a more ambitious direction.
For our members
We support our members in encouraging the realization with the management in companies and organizations who feeds sustainable choices. We procure knowledge, arrange courses and events about sustainability and educate counselors and auditors in the sustainability certification DGNB Denmark which is administrated by our sister company DGNB.dk