Top 6 Challenges Hindering Rapid Adoption Of Green Building Practices In India

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There is not repudiating to the fact that sustainable building is still in its embryonic stage in the country, but according to numbers, India is one of the leading countries when it comes to green building developments. In actual fact, India ranks number ‘2’ after the US in terms of the number of green technology […]

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“Ooru” A Eco Friendly House in Kerala Made From 100% Waste

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Green and sustainable buildings are getting more commonplace every year and for several good reasons. Minimizing the negative impact on the surrounding community and environment has been the common goal of green technologies across the globe. However, there are also few equally conscious individuals who are going back to adopting the older principles of living […]

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There Is Nothing More Sustainable Than “Natural Stone” In Construction

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Are you building a new home, considering remodeling, or just speculating how to improve your dream home’s sustainability? Ponder upon natural stone! It’s truly a natural winner when it comes to searching for perfect green building materials.   Including Stone in Your Sustainable Home Design   If you are looking for a sustainable material to […]

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Infograph: Sustainability Is The New Black

Buildings are responsible for an enormous amount of resource consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. With the ever-growing population and increasing demand for buildings, be it residential or commercial, we cannot get away from building houses and complexes, however, we can surely infuse sustainable construction methods. Buildings account for almost 40% CO2 emission and extensively consume […]

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Who Decides A Green Building Is Really Green? Know These Certifying Agencies Of India

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In a recent annual ranking report from the US Green Building Council’s (USGBC), this ranking list has the top ten countries outside the US that are following LEED and India  accounts for 10-12% global space as green structures. It has more than 750 LEED certified projects covering over 20.28 million gross square meters of space […]

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Meet Anthony Raj, The Man Who Gave Up His Corporate Career To Build Eco friendly Homes Across India

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An inner calling to look beyond corporate life and aspirations brought a common man to a place where he follows his heart and learnt about indigenous architecture techniques. Today he builds eco-friendly homes in India and inspires a lot many people to pursue their dreams irrespective of their age and career. Anthony Raj, who worked […]

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7 Most Renowned Green and Sustainable Buildings In India

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With civilization advancing at an unprecedented rate there is immense infrastructural development going on all over the world. This rapid rate of construction, from the past couple of centuries, using modern construction materials has also started to have an impact on our environment.   Environmental Impact of Conventional Building Materials     Today’s construction materials […]

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A Green Office Fosters Employee Productivity and Health

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Green is the new buzzword in the construction industry. Not only residential but the commercials buildings are turning green. In fact A recent study by GRIHA says, “India has second largest registered footprints in the world which is 4.5 billion sq.ft, Moreover, the market size of the green building in India is expected to grow […]

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