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Team GreensutraTeam Greensutra Staff answered 3 weeks ago

All green buildings are governed by a set of principles and rules that favor saving energy and resources. Majority of the characteristics of all Green Buildings usually remain the same.

Some of these characteristics involve:

  • Energy Efficiency
    • Use of efficient lighting fixtures
    • Use of solar water heating systems
  • Use of Renewable Energy:
    • Solar energy
    • Wind energy
  • Use of Sustainable Materials
  • Measures for:
    • Pollution Reduction
    • Waste Reduction
    • Waste Management (On site treatment)
    • Waste Water Management (On site treatment)
  • Good indoor environmental air quality
  • Installation and use of Rainwater Harvesting Systems