What is a GREEN BUILDING ? We can still SAVE THE EARTH !! www.idream.in
What is a GREEN BUILDING ? A Green Building is one, which incorporates several Green features The appearance of a Green Building will be similar to any other building The difference is in the approach - which revolves round a concern for : extending the life span of natural resources providing human comfort safety and productivity We can still SAVE THE EARTH !! www.idream.in
What are GREEN FEATURES ? Minimal disturbance to landscapes and site condition Use of Recycled and Environmental Friendly Building Materials Use of Non-Toxic and recycled/recyclable Materials Efficient use of Water and Water Recycling Use of Energy Efficient and Eco-Friendly Equipment Use of Renewable Energy Quality of Indoor Air Quality for Human Safety and Comfort Effective Controls and Building Management Systems www.idream.in We can still SAVE THE EARTH !!
Benefits of a GREEN BUILDING a lighter ecological footprint reduction in operating energy reduction in water costs reduction in first costs and enhanced asset value increased productivity of occupants health and safety benefits We can still SAVE THE EARTH !! www.idream.in
REAL BARRIERS TO GO GREEN a lack of planning and developer education a lack of knowledge about local vendors and resources difficult local land use officials Rather than taking the initiative, several developers only work to improve business practices when competition forces them to do so www.idream.in We can still SAVE THE EARTH !!
GO GREEN ! From the planning stage through occupancy, green buildings offer many opportunities to the developer and its occupants Developers who have successfully navigated their way through the process of building green have become converts and no longer see it as a difficult task Going Green has led to an enhancement of many a developer’s corporate image! www.idream.in We can still SAVE THE EARTH !!