Qatar Green Building Council

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) is a non-profit, membership-driven organization providing leadership and encouraging collaboration in conducting environmentally sustainable practices for green building design and development in Qatar. Visit our website

Passivhaus Prepares to Receive the Human Element

Named Baytna – ‘Our House’ in Arabic – the Passivhaus project at Barwa City, led by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), has adapted a German concept for the ultimate eco-efficient house, including a range of energy-saving elements, to demonstrate how it could operate in Qatar’s climate.

QGBC Announces Second Annual Conference

Following the success of last year’s event, Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) has announced its second annual conference, which will take place at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) from November 13 to 14, 2016.

QGBC Calls for Innovative Construction Research

Sustainability specialists examined the crucial role of research in the construction sector, and discussed the importance of implementing academic research that facilitates the timely implementation of Qatar National Vision 2030.