• Understanding LEED certification


      Green Building LEED stands for Leadership Energy Environmental Design. It is a system put out by the US Green Building Counsel so it is an across the country program. Anybody can utilize it all through the nation. It is the same framework all over the place. It is a third party verified system and a third party certification. It is a framework that you go through to demonstrate that your building is a green building. To ensure the reliability of the information and to prove that the building really fits the standards of green buildings, this third party certification is introduced. LEED Logo A standard or out

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  • Beating Nature at Its Own Game


        The sun was out in full force the fall morning I arrived at Caltech to visit Professor Nate Lewis’s research laboratory. Temperatures in southern California had soared to 20 degrees above normal, prompting the National Weather Service to issue warnings for extreme fire danger and heat-related illnesses.   The weather was a fitting introduction to what I had come to see inside Nate’s lab—how we might be able to tap the sun’s tremendous energy to make fuels to power cars, trucks, ships, and airplanes. Stepping into the lab cluttered with computer screens, jars of chemicals,

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  • Green Buildings of India


    As the world is moving towards a greener planet by harnessing renewable energy, constructing green building, rainwater harvesting, greywater treatment system and recycling and waste management, India stands at par with the world with leading examples. Numerous green buildings are constructed with are increasing number of those that are utilizing multiple options of energy use, water management and reducing carbon gas emission. This article highlights a few of these building amongst the list of many green buildings in India that are examples for more to come.  CII – Godrej GBC, Hyderabad CII, also known as

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  • What makes a building green ?


      A green building or self sustainable building is not only one that may have lots of green parks or lush green gardens. These are the buildings that are self sufficient in terms of water, in terms of energy efficiency, and which do not eliminate lots of waste while having environment friendly options. The following components could be a great help in making a building green and energy efficient. Environment friendly construction material and site management: A green or sustainable building needs to take on a green approach, right from its inception phase. The use of industrial material and recycled construction

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  • What is a Sustainable Green Building?


      Sustainable Green Building is a concept that has gained popularity at a global level in the past few years. This is due to the fact that for a green building, starting from its construction it is ensured that waste is minimized at every level. The materials used are not only of superior quality but also eco-friendly. According to the experts, this not only minimized our carbon footprint but also results in lower costs in the long run. Hence, we can say that a green building is constructed in such a way that they reduce their overall impact on natural environment and as a result on the human health by: 1. Using

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Why Sanicon Sustainability Solution

Green buildings are considered as elites. Something not meant for the public at large. They are considered as expensive to design and maintain. Sanicon Sustainability Solutions was set up to offer budget friendly sustainable housing solutions. Our designs aim to find the balance between homebuilding and sustainable environment. With green buildings, give your home a revolutionary advantage. Optimize your space with Sanicon Sustainability Solutions’ pocket friendly options to economize and maximize the utility, durability, and comfort.