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WATER CONSERVATION & MANAGEMENT

With our growing population, depleting ground water and unpredictable climate, conserving water will be given the highest priority.

Water is saved, reused, recycled by rainwater harvesting.

Harvested rainwater is treated and reused.

All homes will be installed with water efficient fixtures.

Treated grey water will be used for landscaping and flushing.

Drought tolerant species of plants used in landscaping.

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

It is no doubt essential to use high- efficiency appliances, heating and cooling equipment and water heaters. But green design also includes efficient ventilation throughout the house, optimum placing of windows that take advantage of sun and shade, planting of shade trees, usage of skylights in interior rooms.

CFC free and energy star rated Appliances.

Solar water heaters.

Efficient Lighting equipment with optimum power density.

Spaces with maximum daylight, optimum luminosity.

Rooms have excellent cross ventilation.

ECO CONSCIOUS MATERIALS

Preference will be given to locally sourced materials.

All paints, polishes will have low VOC's.

Usage of high energy consuming materials like Aluminium will be reduced.

Provisions will be made for government approved waste segregation.