Public patronage ensures highest credibility
AUSTRIAN GREEN PLANET BUILDING is a joint initiative of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology, the Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism and ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber and the umbrella brand for sustainable construction and enjoys greatest credibility and independence. It guarantees a solid basis for spreading and communicating worldwide the competencies of Austrian companies in the field of sustainable construction with special regard to energy efficiency of buildings and their energy supply from renewable energy sources.
AUSTRIAN GREEN PLANET BUILDING awards exclusively Austrian companies and their clients abroad who have played a significant role in the planning and construction of buildings meeting the AGPB Award requirements.
The quality criteria to be taken into account correspond with the requirements of the Austrian building assessment system klimaaktiv, which is part of the Austrian climate protection initiative. In Austria, about 800 high-quality buildings meeting the highest standards of energy efficiency and climate protection have been built. AUSTRIAN GREEN PLANET BUILDING is to promote "the Austrian way of sustainable construction" worldwide.