Frequently asked questions on transactions & development support
The more detailed the available data, the faster the environmental assessment of the installation can be carried out and the fewer questions the authorities may have. Additionally, we suggest requesting the “priority project” status.
For EIA and IPPC permits the requirements are similar in the EU (2011/92/EU & 2010/75/EU); however, there are differences in the practice of different local environmental authorities. Additionally, the detailed requirements with regard to air, noise and surface water and groundwater could be stricter. Therefore, consultation at an early stage of the project is suggested.
Certifying a building against a green building standard can lead to many benefits for you as a building owner. These include visibility of commitment, increasing sales and lease rates, better indoor environmental quality and a broader view of what a sustainable building is about.