Thailand's Green Building Goals: Aspirations VS Realities
The number of green building in Thailand has been growing rapidly since 2007, almost doubling annually between 2007-2012, of which the 80% is accounted by new commercial constructions. CSR or brand image, lower operating costs, and higher asset values are among the key drivers spurring the adoption of green building in Thailand. However, the sector encounter some challenges hindering the green building growth including cost-benefit consideration, lack of regulation consistency and technical skill, as well as limited awareness of economic and health benefits. This white paper then further elaborates the future projection and actionable strategies needed to boost the development of green building in Thailand.
This white paper aims to address these main questions :
- 01. What is the current situation in Thailand's green buildings?
- 02. Do the laws and regulations make it easy for stakeholders to support the green buildings growth?
- 03. What are the future trends and opportunities for green buildings?