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EchoStone Breaks Ground In Green Affordable Housing With IFC’s Edge Certification

SOURCE: ECHOSTONE OPCO (PRNewswire) International provider of affordable housing solutions, EchoStone, has earned EDGE certification (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”) for 251 residential properties in its Peridot Parkland Estate. The certification, presented in Lagos by EDGE certifier thinkstep-SGS, marks the first residential housing development to be certified in Nigeria.   EchoStone Receiving IFC EDGE Certification An innovation of … Continue reading

June 4, 2019 International

NMRC, IFC Launch EDGE Green Building Certification System

SOURCE: THE GUARDIAN ARTICLE To encourage companies to invest in sustainably-designed buildings, Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, have launched the EDGE green building certification system in Nigeria to jumpstart the mainstreaming of resource-efficient buildings across the country in a fast, simple and … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 Nigeria