“Project Solarise” A Bold And Innovative Step Towards Sustainable Housing Development

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“Fully Solar Powered and Zero Electricity” – This well describes the idea of the students of Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, (IIT-B). Yes, “Project Solarise” is a home that runs 100% on solar power, this housing project is truly one bold and innovative step towards sustainable housing development. The net-positive energy house was inaugurated by […]

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And Wienerberger Brick Award 2018 Goes To…

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Architects from all across the globe showcase their innovate and modern concepts with building materials and this time nearly 600 projects from 44 diverse countries had been submitted. 2018’s winners of the Wienerberger Brick Award 2018 really surprised the jury with intensely creative and bold architectural ideas for sustainable and modern living spaces.   Wienerberger […]

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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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Trupti Doshi – An Architect Who Masters the Use of Sustainable Building Materials in Construction

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Did you know the global construction industry is responsible for filling 50% of the landfills, contributes 50% to detrimental global warming, apart from 23% of the air pollution and is also responsible for 40% of the pollution found in water? Not only this, a report by USGBC (United States Green Building Council) shows that the […]

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Planning To Build Your Green Home? Take Inspiration From These 5 Awesome Eco Friendly Homes In Bangalore

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“Sustainability” this topic has been creating a lot of buzz in almost every industry and circle, exclusively in Architecture. The last decade has seen a significant increase towards environmental consciousness and it’s for good indeed. Thoughtful decisions are being made, many builders are trying to integrate the principles of sustainability into their design. For many […]

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Creating Symphonies With Buildings… 90-Year-Old Indian Architect Balkrishna Doshi Bags Prestigious Pritzker Prize For Architecture

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Balkrishna Doshi, the 90-year-old Indian architect has been named the winner of the 2018 Pritzker prize, the highest accolade in architecture. Doshi is one of India’s most influential architects of the 20th century, he is the 45th recipient of the Pritzker Prize and the first ever Indian to receive it. Born in 1927, into a […]

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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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