INTRODUCTION TO GREEN BUILDING
The building sector in India is growing at a rapid pace and contributing immensely to the growth of the economy. This augurs well for the country & now there is an imminent need to introduce green concepts and techniques in this sector, which can aid growth in a sustainable manner. The green concepts and techniques in the building sector can help address national issues like water efficiency, energy efficiency, reduction in fossil fuel use for commuting, handling of consumer waste and conserving natural resources, Most importantly, these concepts can enhance occupant health, productivity and well-being.
GREEN BUILDING BENEFITS
Green New buildings can have tremendous beneﬁts, both tangible and intangible. The most tangible beneﬁts are the reduction in water.
Green buildings are inherently designed to make the best use of natural resources.Green building is much an environmentally friendly…
The overall cost of the green building is less as compared to a normal building because it uses less resources like energy & water.
Green buildings are very good for the health of entire eco-system that occupies it. They also decrease the load on local infrastructure.