[Video] “A Building Is Like A Flower” – Insights By Jason Mclennan

Jason Mclennan

Jason Mclennan is one of the most powerful individuals in the field of architecture and green building movement today. He is the CEO of the International Living Future Institute, a leading NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) which focuses on the transformation to a world that is socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative. It wouldn’t be wrong […]

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[Video] “A Zero Energy, Water, Waste Future” – Insights by Mike Dieterich

Mike Dieterich

Mike Dieterich is a LEED Accredited Professional, environmental scientist, bestselling author, and award-winning producer.  Over the past decade, he has written policies and programs that support sustainable development.  His efforts have culminated in the success of passing historic sustainability efforts in Washington DC. Dieterich has been called upon as an expert for the US Congress, […]

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Future-Proofing Design – Insights From Astrid Piber, UNStudio

Astrid Piber, Unstudio

Architecture since its inception has been one strong physical manifestation of cultural and commercial change. It is a real expression of values and mirrors the way we live. And these architectural illustrations are most evident in cities, a landscape which presents numerous threats and challenges for the future. What is represented at its best in […]

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Why Architects Love Building With Bricks?

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Unquestionably, bricks are one of the oldest building materials around, but despite being antique it is always looked at with fresh eyes. No wonder, architecture across the globe shares this undying love affair with bricks. Every wondered why Architects love building with bricks? As one of the oldest and most versatile man-made building materials, brick […]

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Energy Conservation Building Code: A Step Towards Energy Efficient Building Constructions

Energy Conservation Building Code

Energy Efficiency is a word we often heard to save the energy and conserve it, Ministry of Power initiated and formed BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency) was formed and its function is to develop programs which will increase the conservation and efficient use of energy in India. It was formed after the Energy Conservation Act 2001 […]

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Architecture as a hobby makes a retiree a bonafide eco-friendly builder

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It is not easy to leave the corporate world and try something out of the ordinary. Antony Raj worked in the corporate sector for many years. He stumbled upon the indigenous architecture techniques. Soon, he became fascinated with this unique technique and started to build eco-friendly homes in India. Let’s learn more about Antony Raj […]

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