June 22, 2018
Dr. Mario Molina was part of the opening key note address for Greenbuild Mexico, with president and CEO of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI), Mahesh Ramanujam, as well as Director General for SEMARNAT Edda Fernandez Luiselli.
Dr. Molina spoke about science and climate change and the necessary steps that need to be taken regarding construction in Mexico and the rest of the world to combat this imminent threat.
“Climate Change is the number one threat humanity is facing; the wellbeing of not only our generation, but of future generations depends in the actions we take today as a global society”, said Dr. Molina. “I feel very humbled to be able to speak about science y climate change policy at this event”.
Greenbuild Mexico is the flagship event for sustainability professional, it offers a forum for the green building community to unite, change lives, revolutionize business and address pressing issues, such as air quality, human health, energy use and global climate change.
Greenbuild brings together industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building, making Greenbuild the ideal space to learn about groundbreaking green building products, services and technologies. Greenbuild offers two groundbreaking days of speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, industry showcases and workshops on the LEED green building program.
Mexico’s architects, construction firms, energy companies, city planners, enterprises and politicians are working to create the sustainable cities of tomorrow. Mexico is home to more than 300 LEED-certified and over 660 LEED-registered projects, totaling more than 31 million gross square meters of space. From hospitality to retail, whether single projects or those using LEED volume certification, the projects in Mexico represent the diversity and breadth inherent in LEED.
For more information: http://greenbuild.usgbc.org/mexico#about