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Energies 2018, 11(2), 334; https://doi.org/10.3390/en11020334

A Review of Green Building Development in China from the Perspective of Energy Saving

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School of Architecture, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
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Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering, The Bartlett, University College London, London WC1H 0NN, UK
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Urban Construction Research Institute of Heilongjiang Province, Harbin 150001, China
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Received: 8 December 2017 / Revised: 27 January 2018 / Accepted: 29 January 2018 / Published: 2 February 2018
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This paper reviews the history of green building development and assessment standards in China, particularly from the perspective of energy saving. It is divided into four parts: (1) the development of policies of green building in China that have been proposed for meeting energy-conservation and emission-reduction targets; (2) the scientific research on green building by the Chinese government, including the promotion of maximum resource sustainability, environmental protection, and the reduction of pollution; (3) the development of assessment standards for green building in China; and (4) the development of green building technologies in China. View Full-Text
Keywords: energy-saving; history of green building; assessment standard energy-saving; history of green building; assessment standard
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Zhang, Y.; Kang, J.; Jin, H. A Review of Green Building Development in China from the Perspective of Energy Saving. Energies 2018, 11, 334.

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