Can An Old Building Be A Green Building? Let’s Find Out

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“The Greenest Building Is The One That Is Already Built” – Architect Carl Elefante Undoubtedly, today we can build structures that are extraordinarily sustainable. Once constructed, these amazing structures recycle water, conserve energy, manage waste, and do much more in helping conserve our planet’s natural resources. Simply put, today we are building structures that demand […]

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Which States In India Incentivise ‘Green Building’ Construction?

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The construction industry is responsible for producing the 2nd largest amount of demolition waste and greenhouse gases (35-40%). The construction phase of the building involves major consumption of energy. In addition to this, amenities like lighting, air conditioning, water heating systems that provide comfort to the building inhabitants consumee enormous amount of energy and add […]

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The Story Of Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Has Just Gone Viral!

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We all are pretty well aware of increasing environmental issues like water and air pollution and global warming. Sadly, it is the human’s ever-growing demand for resources which is putting tremendous pressure on the biodiversity of our natural world. Coming to the construction industry, this industry is responsible for producing the largest amount of greenhouse […]

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