Building energy efficiency should be based on market-driven instead of government-driven incentives, although policies are crucial incentives especially to upscale energy efficiency in buildings.
Hao Bin is Senior Expert for the GBPN executive team. Hao Bin is chief of the Building Energy Efficiency Division at the Centre of Science and Technology of Construction (CSTC), MOHURD. He works mostly on building energy efficiency, renewable energy in buildings and district heat metering and billing. More than 30 research projects have been carried out by his team, including 11th and 12th five-year Science and Technology Support Programs, MOHURD projects and GEF, WB, EF projects, etc. Most of the researches were adopted or partially adopted by the government in the field of building energy efficiency labeling, heat metering and billing method, renewable energy incentives in buildings.