In India, Green Building Certification is provided by three organisations.
(Indian Green Building Council) was
formed in 2001 by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The council offers a wide array of
services which include developing new green building rating programmes, certification services and
green building training programmes. The council also organises Green Building Congress, its annual
flagship event on green buildings.GRIHA
(Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) was jointly developed
by TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) and the MNRE (Ministry of New and Renewable Energy).
GRIHA Council, is mandated to promote development of buildings and habitats in India through GRIHA.
GRIHA Council an independent platform for the interaction on scientific and administrative issues
related to sustainable habitats in the Indian subcontinent.GBCI
(Green Building Certification Inc.) provides LEED certification to green
buildings in India. It ensures that buildings match the global standard set by the USGBC for green