Benefits of Going Green
Green buildings are energy efficient, have better water and waste management as compared to conventional buildings. They also promote to generate energy from renewable sources which can result in reduction of energy usage and demand which further leads to savings.
Low Maintenance Cost
Green buildings incorporate unique construction features that ensure efficient use of resources such water and energy. This allows users to save on their water and energy bills.
Enhanced Building Performance
Implementation of energy efficient measures, use of renewable sources of energy, having proper daylighting, ventilation, water and waste management systems all contributes in enhanced building performance.
Less Carbon Footprint
Greening reduces the carbon footprint of the building by its reduced negative impact on environment.
High Material Efficiency
Greening involves the use of non toxic and low VOC materials resulting into increased efficiency.
Occupant Comfort & Satisfaction
Greening offers occupant comfort visually thermally and acoustically which leads to the increased satisfaction and demand in the market.
Smart & Intelligent BMS
Smart and intelligent BMS helps in optimizing energy usage by installing sensors and automated controls.
Positive Social Impact
Green buildings are designed to have dedicated facilities for service staff and the building occupants which shows a positive social impact.
Applicable Rating Systems
GRIHA FOR DAY SCHOOLS
GRIHA FOR LARGE DEVELOPMENTS
GRIHA FOR EXISTING BUILDINGS
IGBC Green New Buildings
IGBC Green Existing Buildings
IGBC Green Homes
IGBC Green Healthcare
IGBC Green Schools
IGBC Green Resorts
IGBC Green Factory Buildings
IGBC Green Interiors
IGBC Green Service Buildings
IGBC Green Logistics Parks and Warehouses
IGBC Green Campus
GEM Sustainable New Buildings
GEM Sustainable Existing Buildings
GEM Sustainable Factory Buildings