The Pune Municipal Corporation recently sanctioned the new development control regulations (DCR), which allows for higher floor space index (FSI) in certain categories, in non-congested areas. Small developments are likely to benefit more from R
India, in October 2015, pledged to cut its carbon emissions by 33%-35%, by 2030. Considering that the construction activities also contribute to pollution in various ways, while harnessing natural resources, there is a significant R
India’s registered green building footprint, has risen to 3.86 billion sq ft, the second best globally after the United States, according to a statement by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). Data on state-wise R
The significant contribution by the state takes India's registered green building foot-print to 3.86 billion square feet, the second best globally after the United States, IGBC said in a statement issued here.
Cutting pollution and reducing dependency on natural resources are important, to promote green living. The first step towards green living and ensuring that we do not exploit our natural resources, begins at home. â€œIndia R
Of late, home seekers have become increasingly aware of the short-term costs versus the long-term benefits of living in green buildings. Although green building concepts in the residential segment are more prevalent in super-luxury R
If extra FAR (Floor Area Ratio) is a good incentive for developers to build green buildings, then Noida should have many such buildings, noted a panelist at a seminar on sustainable development, in Delhi. â€¦
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to recast India’s urban landscape is gaining impetus all over the country – resulting in ...
IGBC, a part of the industry body Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), involved in promoting the green building movement in India hopes to rope in 10 billion sq ft by 2022.
Sulekha.com gives out an overview of performances of green buildings in Chennai and Delhi.