Through our Green Building Council of South Africa accredited professionals, Shaba & Ramplin has assisted African countries in customising and growing their own green building councils including Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Mozambique. Our portfolio allows us to tailor a solution for each of our client’s buildings to maximise mechanical and electrical efficiency and sustainability.
Green Star Africa Certifications
Green Star is developed by the Green Building Council of South Africa. The rating tool addresses areas such as Energy, Water, Materials and Socio-Economic. Shaba & Ramplin is on the faculty of the council and has extensive experience in the use of Green Star in Africa, including the customization of Green Star Healthcare and Local Context Reports
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is developed by the United States Green Building Council, which is a highly rated green building tool and used world-wide. It is an internationally recognised green building tool for design, operation and construction of high performance green buildings including homes and neighbourhoods.
EDGE offers an online tool created by the World Bank to assist developers to maximise efficiency in their buildings by addressing Energy, Water and Materials. EDGE certifications are gaining market traction due to its ease of use and preferential funding and is used across the African continent for all building types.