How Can Architects & Designers Address Indoor Air Pollution Issues?

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One cannot build or design a great building without understanding its relationship with the natural systems and the surrounding environment, isn’t it? Did you know 1.2 million deaths every year in India are due to indoor air pollution and indoor pollution in India contributes up to 52 percent air pollution? Yes, Indoor air pollution is […]

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Top 10 Types Of Environmental Pollution And Its Causes

Wikipedia describes “Pollution” as, “The Introduction Of Contaminants Into The Natural Environment That Cause Adverse Change”. Today, environmental pollution is one of the top and the gravest challenge facing humanity and other life forms on our planet. Environmental pollution in simple terms can be defined as “the contamination of the physical and biological components of […]

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How And Why Should You Incorporate Natural Light In Architecture

Most people spend 85%of their time indoors — inside homes, offices, schools, colleges, commercial or industrial buildings. And another average time of 6 percent is spent inside an enclosed vehicle. But what is this doing to the health of the inhabitants? An increasing number of sick people with deadly diseases like cancers, heart diseases, diabetes, […]

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Different Types Of Skylight And How-To Choose The Right One

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Irrespective of wherever you choose to install them, a skylight can help hugely in improving energy efficiency, illuminating low-light areas, and also provide the much-needed dimension to a living space. In addition to that, all that extra lighting dropping in from the skylight can help in cutting down the lighting costs, and the amount of […]

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12 Solar Energy Facts That Will Refute Your Misconceptions

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Bridge to India, a leading renewable energy consultancy firm says, India’s utility solar capacity in FY 2017-18 grew by 72 percent over the previous year. Our country has achieved 9.1GW of utility solar installations against 5.5GW in 2016-17. Total solar installation stood at 10.4GW, rest comprising off-grid solutions and rooftop solar plants, taking the country’s […]

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