Green Building Index (GBI)

Name of policy Green Building Index (GBI)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Malaysia
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Information and education
      • Performance label
      Sector name
      • Buildings
        • Appliances
        • Heating and cooling
        • Hot water and cooking
      Policy description Issuance of green certificates to incentivize drive towards energy efficiency and use of renewables in Malaysian buildings.
      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables2
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision
      Start date of implementation 2009
      End date of implementation
      High impact
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://new.greenbuildingindex.org/
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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