GREEN BUILDINGS

K.SAI PRANEETH,
B.PLG,1ST SEM,
SPA,JNAFAU.
DEFINITION:
• "A green building is
one which uses less
water, optimises
energy efficiency,
conserves natural
resources, ge...
GREEN BUILDING:
• Green building is also
known as green
construction or sustai
nable building.

• It refers to a
structure...
ADVANTAGES:
• Efficiently using energy,
water, and other
resources.
• Protecting occupant
health and improving
employee pr...
Goals of green building:
 Trigger investments in
energy efficiency and
renewable energy
technologies in nonresidential bu...
SITING AND STRUCTURE DESIGN
EFFICIENCY:
• The foundation of any
construction project is
rooted in the concept
and design s...
Energy efficiency:
Green buildings often
include measures to
reduce energy use.
• By using highefficiency windows
and insu...
Water efficiency:
• Reducing water
consumption
and protecting
water quality
are key
objectives in
sustainable
building.
Materials efficiency:
• Building elements
should be
manufactured off-site
and delivered to site,
to maximise benefits
of o...
Operations and maintenance
optimization:

• No matter how
sustainable a
building may have
been in its design
and construct...
Waste reduction:
• Green architecture
also seeks to
reduce waste of
energy, water and
materials used
during construction.
...
Cost and payoff:
• The most criticized
issue about
constructing
environmentally
friendly buildings is
the price.
• Most gr...
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  1. 1. GREEN BUILDINGS K.SAI PRANEETH, B.PLG,1ST SEM, SPA,JNAFAU.
  2. 2. DEFINITION: • "A green building is one which uses less water, optimises energy efficiency, conserves natural resources, generates less waste and provides healthier spaces for occupants, as compared to a conventional building."
  3. 3. GREEN BUILDING: • Green building is also known as green construction or sustai nable building. • It refers to a structure and using process that is environmentally responsible and resource-efficient
  4. 4. ADVANTAGES: • Efficiently using energy, water, and other resources. • Protecting occupant health and improving employee productivity. • Reducing waste, pollution and environmental degradation.
  5. 5. Goals of green building:  Trigger investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies in nonresidential buildings.  It wants to initiate energy efficiency investments in non-residential buildings which are clearly profitable and are based only on proven technologies.  contributes to the
  6. 6. SITING AND STRUCTURE DESIGN EFFICIENCY: • The foundation of any construction project is rooted in the concept and design stages. • In designing environmentally optimal buildings, the objective is to minimize the total environmental impact
  7. 7. Energy efficiency: Green buildings often include measures to reduce energy use. • By using highefficiency windows and insulation in walls, ceilings, and floor. • By using Solar water
  8. 8. Water efficiency: • Reducing water consumption and protecting water quality are key objectives in sustainable building.
  9. 9. Materials efficiency: • Building elements should be manufactured off-site and delivered to site, to maximise benefits of off-site manufacture including minimising waste, maximising recycling (because manufacture is in one location), high quality
  10. 10. Operations and maintenance optimization: • No matter how sustainable a building may have been in its design and construction, it can only remain so if it is operated responsibly and maintained properly.
  11. 11. Waste reduction: • Green architecture also seeks to reduce waste of energy, water and materials used during construction. • For example, in California nearly 60% of the state's waste comes from
  12. 12. Cost and payoff: • The most criticized issue about constructing environmentally friendly buildings is the price. • Most green buildings cost a premium of <2%, but yield 10 times
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