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Shift Towards Environmentally Responsible Building Underway

The World Green Building Trends 2018 SmartMarket Report has been released.  This report highlights that in Canada over a third of builders are working on green projects.

Concerns about the environment and growing demand from green investors is helping to drive the move towards green building.

 

Survey Breakdown

  • Survey of more than 2,000 building professionals
  • 86 countries
  • 47% expect that most (60%) of their new projects will be green by 2021
  • Moderate growth is expected in Canada with demand from clients (50%) higher than the global average (34%)
 

 

About The World Green Building Trends 2018 SmartMarket Report

The World Green Building Trends 2016 Study. Focused on global green building growth, the report features the results of more than 1,000 survey participants from 69 countries and includes 13 country-specific profiles, as compared to nine in 2013. The World Green Building Trends 2016 SmartMarket Report, presented by Dodge Data & Analytics and United Technologies Corporation, provides new world green building trends data to support green building development. By expanding the scope of the World Green Building Trends SmartMarket Report,