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Simply GREEN

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Simply GREEN

Simply GREEN

Swegon Air Academy´s newest book ‘Simply GREEN: A quick guide to environmental and energy
certification systems for sustainable buildings’. The book presents an overview of all main global and some national
environmental and energy assessment systems.

This book discusses six environmental and three purely energy based certification systems along with four briefly discussed certification systems:
• the British BREEAM Assessment Method
• the US LEED Rating System
• the German DGNB Certification System
• the Australian Green Star Rating System
• the Swedish Miljöbyggnad system
• and the French HQE system
• the European Green Building Programme
• the Swiss Minergie Building Standard
• and the German Passive House (Passivhaus) Standard
• the Japanese CASBEE assessment system
• the Indian IGBC rating system
• the US ENERGY STAR program
• and the French Effinergie system

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