<![CDATA[GreenRE - News]]>Wed, 13 Mar 2019 02:39:37 -0700Weebly<![CDATA[The Edge City & Country, 4 March 2019]]>Wed, 13 Mar 2019 08:29:30 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/the-edge-city-country-4-march-2019
​In conjunction with the national Home Ownership Campaign 2019, GreenRE placed an 1 page advertisement on THE EDGE City & Country issue (4th March 2019) congratulating the SDA 2018 Platinum & Gold Award recipients.
We aim to highlight and promote green real estate and the developers that have successfully developed certified green projects. The advert contained the rating (platinum/gold), names of the projects and developers.  
Please look out for the advert and we hope you will also include the GreenRE logo & rating badge during your respective certified property launches and campaigns. You may contact our team to obtain the hi-res logo files. 
<![CDATA[Greenre award presentation at the sustainable design awards 2018, 22 November 2018]]>Tue, 27 Nov 2018 03:14:16 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-award-presentation-at-the-sustainable-design-awards-2018-22-november-2018
We are proud to note that since inception, GreenRE currently has a portfolio of over 160 registered projects encompassing 100 million square feet of built up area across Malaysia. GreenRE certified projects are a testament of real estate developers’ commitment towards sustainable real estate whereby certified buildings and townships are energy, water and resource efficient and have a lower overall carbon impact.  

At the SDA 2018, 25 projects which had achieved the GreenRE Platinum, Gold or Silver Rating was presented a certificate of recognition. The Platinum Awards were presented by YB Yeo Bee Yin, MESTECC Minister and the Gold and Silver Awards were presented by Dato' Seri FD Iskandar, GreenRE Chairman and REHDA Immediate Past President and Dato' Ir Soam Heng Choon, REHDA President.

Award Recipients are as follows:

Platinum Projects

​1.EPF Building@ Kwasa Damansara by Kwasa Utama Sdn Bhd
2.Encomas House by Encomas Sdn Bhd
3.Menara Etiqa by Etiqa Life Insurance Berhad
4.PNB 118 by PNB Merdeka Ventures Sdn Bhd
5.Paramount Sales Gallery by Paramount Property (Utara) Sdn Bhd

Gold Projects

1.GTower by IGB Bhd
2.Chengal House by Paramount Property (Cjaya) Sdn Bhd
3.Tropicana Avenue by Tropicana Corporation Bhd
4.Secoya Residences Pantai Sentral Park by Murni Lapisan Sdn Bhd
5.Fiamma Residence by Fiamma Land
6.Shattuck St Mary’s Forest City International School Multi Use Centre by Country Garden Pacificview Sdn Bhd
7.Forest City Island 1 by Country Garden Pacificview Sdn Bhd
8.The Zizz@ Damansara North by Jaya Megah Building & Engineering Sdn Bhd
9.Stonor 3 by Cipta Klasik (M) Sdn Bhd ( A Company of Tan & Tan Developments Bhd)
10.Sunway Velocity Two (Service Apartment) by Sunway Velocity Two Sdn Bhd
11.Sunway Serene by Sunway Serene Sdn Bhd
12.Wisma REHDA by REHDA Malaysia

Silver Projects

​1.The Tamarind by E&O Property (Penang) Sdn Bhd
2.Sunway Visio by Sunway Integrated Properties Sdn Bhd
3.Valencia Bayan Lepas by Aman Suria Bina Sdn Bhd
4.Hap Seng Industrial Hub by Hap Seng Logistics Sdn Bhd
5.Ceylonz Suites @Bukit Ceylon by EXSIM Group
6.Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown by Dutamas Waras Sdn Bhd
7.Caffe Diem@ Pekan Cina by Encomas Sdn Bhd
<![CDATA[GreenRE-real estate developers memorandum of collaboration (moc) signing ceremony]]>Mon, 26 Nov 2018 07:44:19 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-real-estate-developers-memorandum-of-collaboration-moc-signing-ceremony
In our endeavour to raise awareness and promote green buildings, GreenRE has managed to gain support from major developers to sign a pledge for sustainable development via a Memorandum of Collaboration (MOC). During the SDA 2018 ceremony on 22 November 2018, the first 24 MOC signatories marked their commitment on the MOC pledge board to signify their serious commitment towards green development. Prominent developers, including Bandar Utama Development Sdn Bhd, Eastern & Oriental Bhd, Glomac Bhd, IJM Land Bhd, Mah Sing Properties Sdn Bhd, MKH Bhd, Paramount Properties Development Sdn Bhd, SP Setia, Sunway Integrated Properties Sdn Bhd and Hap Seng Land Sdn Bhd were signatories of this MOC. The signing ceremony was witnessed by YB Yeo Bee Yin, MESTECC Minister.

To date GreenRE has issued more than 100 MOCs to other major developers in Malaysia, and looks forward to more companies pledging their support to sustainable development. 
<![CDATA[GreenRE's Inaugural sustainable design awards (SDA) 2018, 22 november 2018]]>Mon, 26 Nov 2018 07:26:00 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenres-inaugural-sustainable-design-awards-sda-2018-22-november-2018
GreenRE held their inaugural Sustainability Design Awards (SDA) 2018 on the 22nd of November 2018 at Wisma Rehda, Petaling Jaya. YB Pn Yeo Bee Yin, Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC),  as the Guest of Honour delivered the opening address.

The SDA 2018 included the commemorative signing of GreenRE-Real Estate Industry Memorandum of Collaboration (MOC), presentation of Awards to 24 illustrious GreenRE certified projects under the Silver, Gold and Platinum category and the launch of GreenRE's latest certification tool, the Industrial Facilities toolkit. 

The event was sponsored by Khind Malaysia and Akzo Nobel Malaysia under the Gold Category and Monier Malaysia under the Silver Category.

<![CDATA[Greenre managers course 16th intake          (petaling jaya)]]>Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:12:43 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-managers-course-16th-intake-petaling-jayaDate: 3-5 July 2018
Venue: Wisma Rehda, Petaling Jaya
Examination Date: 4 August 2018

M1: GreenRE Assessment Process & GreenRE Tools Version 3.1
M2 &3 : OTTV & Daylighting
M5: Efficient Air-Conditioning
M6: Energy Efficient Lighting 
M7: Energy Modelling & Computational Fluid Dynamics
M8: Typology of Sustainable Building Design & Water Efficiency
M9: PV Technologies, Trends & Tropical Common Sense
M10: Environmental Protection
M11: Sustainable Construction &  Green Products
M12: IEQ
​M13: Green Innovation Features
<![CDATA[GreenRe Evening Talks (GREET) Session 1]]>Thu, 24 May 2018 10:19:42 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-evening-talks-greet-session-1
 Geotechnical Engineering For Greener, Safer And Cost Effective Ground Solutions
In Land Development

15th May 2018, Wisma Rehda

Speaker: Nagamuttu Narendranathan,( Nathan) B Eng, M Eng, C Eng, P Eng, MIE Aust, NER, RPEQ, MICE (UK), MIHT(UK).  Managing Director, Infra Tech Group

Land development and associated infrastructure construction requires effective comprehensive assessment of ground conditions and formulation of appropriate solutions to ensure sustainable, cost effective and risk free infrastructure. This workshop presented fundamentals and innovative concepts that have enabled cost effective and risk free infrastructure solutions. The presentation also highlighted how greener solutions for earthworks are possible. A number of case histories  in Asia Pacific region, especially Peninsular Malaysia was highlighted.

<![CDATA[Greenre managers course 15th intake (johor)]]>Wed, 02 May 2018 07:22:24 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-managers-course-15th-intake-johorDate: 24-26 April 2018
Venue: KSL Hotel, Johor Bahru
​Examination Date: 21 April 2018
<![CDATA[GreenRE at International Construction Week (ICW) 2018, KLCC]]>Mon, 02 Apr 2018 03:31:50 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-at-international-construction-week-icw-2018-klccGreenRE participated in the following events during ICW 2018 ​:
  • ​Ecobuild Southeast Asia Exhibition, 27-29 March 2018
  •  International Construction Transformation Conference 2018 (26 Mar 2018, 10.45am) 
    • Paper by GreenRE Technical Advisor, Prof Shah Kwok Wei (NSU)
  •  Ecobuild SEA 2018,  Internationalisation Theme Seminar Room 4 (27 Mar 2018, 2pm)  
    • Paper on ‘Enhanced Value through Green Building Design’  
<![CDATA[GreenRE Manager's Course 14th intake (SABAH),  6-8 March 2018]]>Fri, 02 Feb 2018 05:01:27 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-managers-course-14th-intake-sabah3404330Date:    6, 7 & 8 March 2018 (Examination date: 21 April 2018)
Venue:  Sky Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

<![CDATA[GREENRE REFRESHER COURSE FEBRUARY 2018]]>Fri, 02 Feb 2018 04:52:00 GMThttp://greenre.org/news/greenre-refresher-course-february-2018Date:    27 February 2018
Venue:  Wisma REHDA (Kelana Jaya)