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News and press releases

Are you looking for older DGNB press releases? You can find them in our press archive. Filter by keyword or year of publication.

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Statements, background information and reports

What is the DGNB's position on political decisions, energy industry developments or building regulations? Through our position papers, we take a stand, provide impetus and stimulate activities. With our background information, we help to correctly classify current issues related to the DGNB. And with the DGNB reports, studies and other publications, we offer an introduction to the wide range of topics in sustainable building.

statements and position papers

Background information and studies

DGNB reports and other publications


In our DGNB Blog, we regularly publish articles on a wide range of topics related to sustainable construction. We present DGNB-certified projects and comment on current political or social developments. We also classify new offers from the DGNB and give tips on how to make the best use of them.

The art of conversions and the design potential of existing buildings

In the wake of the climate, energy and biodiversity crisis, the question of how we deal with existing buildings is driving the entire construction and property industry. The topic was therefore also addressed at the DGNB Annual Congress 2024.

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The EU ‘green claims’ directive – no more empty promises

Green, greener, greenest. Some companies and service providers go to extraordinary lengths to portray themselves or their services as sustainable or climate-friendly – regardless of whether those claims are a 100% reflection of reality.

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DGNB Pressemappen aus Graspapier

Press area

This is where media representatives can find all press releases, relevant downloads and contacts.

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DGNB Newsletter on a laptop

Our newsletters

To stay up to date on the DGNB, we offer various newsletter formats for all interested parties.

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myDGNB: the digital networking platform

Via myDGNB you can actively exchange information with others in the DGNB network. There are also public specialist groups, a job exchange and more.

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Mobile Ansicht des DGNB LinkedIn Accounts auf dem Smartphone.

LinkedIn: our account in the worldwide business network

The DGNB network on LinkedIn is constantly growing. Here you will find regular event tips, news from the association, academy, certification and more.

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Referent präsentiert mit Ringlicht

Free information seminars: the digital introduction to selected DGNB topics

We regularly offer free digital information events on many topics related to sustainable construction.

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YouTube: videos about the DGNB

On our YouTube channel we regularly publish exciting interviews, recordings of events, member statements and much more.

Your contacts

Felix Jansen

Director PR, Communications and Marketing

Christine Schröder

Project Manager PR and Media