@article{(Open Science Index):https://publications.waset.org/pdf/15209,
	  title     = {Stakeholder Background and Knowledge Regarding Green Home Rating in Malaysia},
	  author    = {Muhammad Azzam Ismail and  Fahanim Abdul Rashid and  Deo Prasad},
	  country	= {},
	  institution	= {},
	  abstract     = {Green home rating has emerged as an important
agenda to practice the principles of sustainability. In Malaysia, the
establishment of the 'Green Building Index ' Residential New
Construction- (GBI-RNC) has brought this agenda closer to the
stakeholders of the local green building industry. GBI-RNC focuses
on the evaluation of the environmental impacts posed by houses
rather than assessing the Triple-Bottom-Line (TBL) of Sustainability
which also include socio-economic factors. Therefore, as part of a
wider study, a survey was conducted to gather the backgrounds of
green building stakeholders in Malaysia and their responses to a
number of exploratory questions regarding the setting up of a
framework to rate green homes against the TBL. This paper reports
the findings from Section A and B from this survey and discusses
them accordingly with a conclusion that forms part of the basis for a
new generation green home rating framework specifically for use in
	    journal   = {International Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering},
	  volume    = {5},
	  number    = {6},
	  year      = {2011},
	  pages     = {280 - 283},
	  ee        = {https://publications.waset.org/pdf/15209},
	  url   	= {https://publications.waset.org/vol/54},
	  bibsource = {https://publications.waset.org/},
	  issn  	= {eISSN: 1307-6892},
	  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
	  index 	= {Open Science Index 54, 2011},