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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Rapid Real Estate Activities And Sustainable Building Practices – The Gap

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Our nation is already on an ambitious drive to create nearly 100 Smart Cities and boost infrastructure development but concerns about the deadly environmental impact aren’t new and are increasing amongst the environmentally-conscious populace. Buildings account for nearly 50% of the world’s energy, one-sixth of fresh water and one-third of greenhouse emissions – At core […]

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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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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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Behold ‘Navanu’, The Most Self-Sustaining And Energy Efficient House In Kerala

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Pollution nearing danger levels in the cities, more than the required usage of electricity and exhaustion of natural resources are directly indicating towards the increasing global warming, these situations are a direct battle with Mother Nature. But, Hari and Asha a couple from God’s own country “Kerala” bring in a ray of hope. The main […]

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These 7 Famous Architects In India Are Adopting Sustainability As A Vital Feature In Their Work

The construction industry is one of the largest consumers of natural resources, hence there is this huge need to design structures that have minimal environmental impacts. Green and sustainable buildings are an upcoming concept and the need for the present-day construction industry in India. Over the past few decades, more and more builders and architects […]

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