With an inspiration to usher in a green building movement, it facilitates India in emerging as one of the world leaders for green buildings in 20th century. The green building use less water, optimize energy efficiency, conserve natural resources, generate less waste and provide healthier spaces for occupants, as compared to a conventional building.
Users experience tangible benefits of energy savings: 20 - 30 %, water savings: 30 - 50% and intangible benefits of enhanced air quality, excellent day lighting, health & wellbeing of the occupants, conservation of scarce national resources, enhance marketability for the project.
The buildings are based on accepted energy and environmental principles and strike a balance between known established practices and emerging concepts. This work pattern is designed to be comprehensive in scope, yet simple in operation.
Indoor Environment Quality
Innovation and Design Process
Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Green Homes is the first rating programme developed in India, exclusively for the residential sector.