RUSSIA - Russian Green Building Council Signs
Memorandum of Cooperation with the DGNB
August 10, 2010
The certification system of the German Sustainable Building Council,
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen (DGNB) and the
Russian Green Building Council (RuGBC) signed a memorandum of cooperation
in Stuttgart on June 22, 2010. Headed by RuGBC board member Steffen
Sendler, the organization is now forming a working group that will
adapt the DGNB's system to Russian construction projects, standards
According to the announcement, the DGNB will receive support from
the Russian Chamber of Architects and the Club of German Architects
and Engineers (KdAI) in Russia, with KdAI playing a central role.
Both organizations are involved in adapting the system and will
help with its introduction in Russia.
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