Book Chapter

Green Buildings in Makassar, Indonesia

Kin Hui, Putri Fatkhiyatul Ulya, Sally Wilson, Anna Meyliawati, Lu Aye

Green Building in Developing Countries: Policy, Strategy and Technology | Green Energy and Technology | Springer Nature | Published : 2020


Indonesia has one of the world’s largest populations, which creates a demand for buildings. Construction and operation of buildings have impacts on environment. To create sustainable cities, Indonesia applied the smart cities concept and selected Makassar as one of three role model cities. This chapter explores the current situation in Makassar with respect to green building adoption, the challenges faced and opportunities in market transformation. The Green Building Council of Indonesia (GBCI) in Makassar is heavily involved with market transformation for green building practices and has four main activities: market transformation, training and education, green building certification and st..

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