Banu Mukhtar Contracting Pvt. Ltd. proudly announces to become the Founding Member of Pakistan Green Building Council (PGBC) in order to promote and advocate sustainable concepts and practices to transform the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.
PGBC is a nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost, energy, water and natural resource efficient green buildings and communities. PGBC comes directly under the umbrella of World Green Building Council (www.worldgbc.org). PGBC is the sole representative of the World GBC in Pakistan and the only organization in the country advocating, promoting, developing Pakistan specific green guidelines and certifying sustainable building practices and products.
Under the mandate of the World GBC , PGBC covers all the aspects that affect the environment such as subsoil Water levels, Water consumption and usage, Climate change, Deforestation, Carbon footprints, Air quality, Transportation, Agriculture, Industry, Renewable and Alternative Energy/fuel, Energy/fuel consumption and usage, Design of buildings, living patterns, Green Product / Building certification system and Environmental education at the grass root level.
In collaboration with PGBC, Banu Mukhtar arranged a one day workshop of “Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design” (LEED) at our Head Office. The workshop was attended by number of department heads and other employees. All the participants took special interest in the workshop to learn the green initiatives and certifications of building projects.
We are always enthusiastic to join hands with Industry professionals, investors and consumers to spread Green activities to maintain a positive environment for everyone.