This research paper has addressed the problem statement "Too few American Architectural, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) companies are participating in the green building market in the Republic of India." This paper provides a conceptual model to support American AEC companies to become involved in the green building market in the Republic of India. This model is a result of a literature review, an analysis of an online survey and a personal interview. This paper addresses the need for American AEC companies to remain competitive in the green building market in the Republic of India. This paper provides a brief history of the Kyoto Protocol and how its goals promote green building. This paper outlines the national and local building regulations in India. This paper has researched the steps, which need to be taken by American AEC companies to successfully apply for and implement GRIHA, and or LEED India.
Harbour, Matthew O., "American Architectural, Engineering and Construction Companies Working in the Green Building Industry in the Republic of India" (2013). Construction Management Theses. 2.