2021 has been an important year for climate action and greener buildings, a special year for the Irish Green Building Council as we celebrated our 10th anniversary. Download the Activity Report 2021
This report aims to set out an initial vision for the roadmap for the decarbonisation of the building and
construction sector in Ireland.
The report addresses the lack of data on carbon emissions associated with construction and operation of the Irish built environment.
The objective of this technical manual is to support Irish local authorities in using the core indicators of the Build Upon² Energy Renovation Framework.
This report includes recommendations on availability, quality and use of construction product LCA data for Ireland.
The Irish Green Building Council welcome the opportunity to provide feedback on the Climate Action Plan 2021. This submission is based on reports produced by the IGBC over the last three years on renovation, whole life carbon and sustainable housing. More specifically, to prepare this submission the IGBC organised an online workshop with its members […]
IGBC provided feedback on the redesign of Ireland’s Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme (EEOS). To prepare this submission the IGBC organised an online workshop with its members on Friday, 23rd April. The workshop was attended by retrofit companies, engineers, utility providers, as well as construction product manufacturers and distributors. Our comments reflect this discussion. Read the […]
Irish Green Building Council’s submission to National Recovery and Resilience Plan Public Consultation Download the document
This document, developped by the IGBC and LIT and supported by SEAI, presents how a Renovation Register could work in Ireland. The launch of the register could address several barriers to renovation. On the one hand, it would incentivise building professionals and construction workers to upskill in renovation, hence addressing the lack of skills in […]
2021_Sponsorship Opportunities at IGBC
We are pleased to share with you our 2020 Activity Report, a snapshot of the steps we have taken to create the solutions and tools to transition to a sustainable built environment. Download it here
Key stakeholders’ Workshop Report
The objective of this report is to explore the opportunity of introducing Building Renovation Passports (BRPs) in Ireland
The Irish Green Building Council has called on the Government to prioritise energy renovation in the supplementary budget to be published this month
Key outcomes and feedback on the third draft version of the Framework for National building renovation strategy
Build Upon2 Factsheet
Key Stakeholders’ Workshop Report