In India, Green Building Certification is provided by three organisations. IGBC
(Indian Green Building Council) was formed in 2001 by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The council offers a wide array of services which include developing new green building rating programmes, certification services and green building training programmes. The council also organises Green Building Congress, its annual flagship event on green buildings.GRIHA
(Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) was jointly developed by TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) and the MNRE (Ministry of New and Renewable Energy). GRIHA Council, is mandated to promote development of buildings and habitats in India through GRIHA. GRIHA Council an independent platform for the interaction on scientific and administrative issues related to sustainable habitats in the Indian subcontinent.GBCI
(Green Building Certification Inc.) provides LEED certification to green buildings in India. It ensures that buildings match the global standard set by the USGBC for green building certification.