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The green bonus

Green buildings can qualify for up to 20% more floor space.

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Thailand's green building scene took a while to take off, but it has a bright future driven by the bonus construction area allotted to new buildings that apply under the Thai Green Building Institute's (TGBI) criteria. 

Park Ventures Ecoplex is a prime example of a green building, a structure that uses an environmentally responsible and resource efficient process throughout its life-cycle: from siting to design and construction right up to its demolition.

Prof Atch Sreshthaputra, a member of the TGBI committee, said the organisation that evaluates and certifies environmentally friendly buildings is about to complete a final draft in two weeks for green building criteria for off-plan projects.

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