中国城市科学研究会绿色建筑与节能专业委员会（简称：中国城科会绿建委），英文名称China Green Building Council，缩写为China GBC，是经中国科协批准，民政部登记注册的中国城市科学研究会的分支机构，是协助政府推动我国绿色建筑发展的全国性、公益性学术团体，业务归住房和城乡建设部指导。本会由全国从事绿色建筑研究与实践的专家、学者、专业技术人员和城市规划、建筑设计、房地产开发、工程建设、咨询服务及科研、教育等有关部门和企事业单位组成。
China Green Building Council
China Green Building Council ( China GBC ) is a branch of Chinese Society for Urban Studies, approved by the Chinese Association for Science and Technology and registered by the Ministry of Civic Affairs. It is a non-profit national and academic organization to support the government in promoting the green building development in China, which is directed by Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural. It is formed freely by experts, scholars and professionals who are engaged in green building research and practice and by a wide range of companies and enterprises in the fields of planning, design, real estate development, engineering, construction and consultation, as well as by research and educational institutions and related administrative agencies.
The China GBC’s mission: to insist on the scientific view of development, engage in thorough research on theories and policies to promote green building and building energy efficiency in the context of the socialist market economy, endeavor to construct a scientific system of green buildings and building energy efficiency that is best suited to national conditions, improve the efficiency in resource and energy use in China’s rapid urbanization, protect and improve human habitat, actively participate in global academic exchange, promote advancement of green building and building energy efficiency technology, support talent development and facilitate communication and collaboration for the development of green building and building energy saving in China.
China GBC’s organizational principle: to persist in collaboration between the industry and academic community, focus on implementation and innovation, service the industry, and implement democratic consultation.
China GBC’s Scope of Business: conduct researches on theories relating to green building and building energy efficiency, do academic exchanges and international cooperation, organize professional and technical training, compile academic publications, organize public outreach and education programs for promotion of green building knowledge, and provide consulting services to relevant governmental departments and business entities.
Since China Green Building Council (China GBC) was founded in 2008 March, he devotes himself to its development and popularization for green buildings, and determines to undertake two approaches mainly for the organization: One is facilitating the blossom of local green building institutions and forming into alliance and network. Both central and local initiative bring into play. The other one is setting up professional committees as branches and forming into core technology. They are to conduct research and organize both academic and technical exchange activities. Briefly, China GBC promotes the development of green building nationwide via local green building institutions and deepen via professional activities undertaken by committees.
By the end of 2012, 22 professional committees and the Youth Committee has been established, more than 20 local institutions work closely with China GBC. Nowadays, a promotion network has come into being basically, which covers nationwide and various professional fields.
In Allusion to the salient feature of green building closely related to regional conditions and environment, China GBC advocated and established Green Building Alliances respectively in the tropical and subtropical zone, hot summer and cold winter zone, and severe cold and cold zones, which set up a platform for the professional exploration and exchange deeply, and has successfully held the regional Green Building Forum to explore the common issues faced by the regional green building development, promoting the further development of the regional green building.
China GBC builds long-term friendship with World Green Building Council (WGBC), the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) and Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC), etc. Interactions among those organizations have been taken frequently through exchanging visits, academic discussions and cooperation projects，their common target is promoting the development of green building together.