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Asian architecture is moving on Green path

The green building movement is picking up its pace in Asia and in the last twelve years it has made some rapid strides. While conservationists say it is ...
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An architects view on Waste Management

“The concept as perceived by architects view of “circular economy goes beyond recycling! The goal is just not to design for better “end-of-life”recovery but to minimize the use of ...
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SS 2020 to focus on Wastewater treatment & fecal sludge management

In the Swachh Survekshan 2020(SS 2020) league parameters pertaining to Wastewater treatment & reuse and fecal sludge management have been given special focus. Launching the SS 2020 League ...
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This structure is world’s first “self-shaping” building

14-meter high Urbach Tower, which was built by the Institute for Computational Design and Construction (ICD) and the Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE) at the ...
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UP Govt & UN join hands to save Taj Mahal

If the announced action plans become a reality, people of Agra and visitors to Taj Mahal may get see better surroundings by next World Environment Day! The Uttar ...
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IFC sees immense scope for green bonds in India

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, sees immense opportunities to finance projects through green bonds in India especially in areas like urban ...
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CSE to promote use of solar rooftop in residential societies in Gurugram

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), in association with the city-based civil action group Gurgaon First, organized a meeting for Gurgaon residents yesterday to mark the World Environment ...
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Its high time our architects get involved in fight against climate change

There is no populism involved in it and it may not fetch any additional votes for political parties nor does it matter as elections are five years away. ...
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Heritage as social action – a review

‘This World Environment day, let’s not only appreciate the natural environment, but also take a step forward to realise that ‘Environment’ comprises of various systems, of which heritage ...
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Why Mumbai International Airport fills us with hope this Environment Day

‘CSMIA became the proud recipient of Level 3+ Carbon Neutrality certification. The airport has achieved this highest ACA level of Neutrality in recognition of its GHG management initiatives ...
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