Sustainable Building | Centre for Science and Environment


Work Overview

Sustainable buildings, lifestyle and resource use
Our personal choices about the level of comfort we want and the means of getting that comfort decides sustainability of our lifestyle. Our small decisions on -- how do we light and air condition our home, offices and shops, use water, dispose waste define livability.

Announcements

  • Training programme of Centre for Science and Environment
    24th -26th August, 2016

    Centre for Science and Environment’s Sustainable Building and Habitat Programme is organizing “Building Sense”, a certificate course on sustainable buildings, from 24th to 26th August, 2016. The programme aims to enable participants to adopt a common sense approach to green buildings, one that blends traditional wisdom with modern science.

Down To Earth

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Use of glass in construction has become a fad. But it is not the right choice for Indian climate

Use of glass in construction has become a fad. But it is not the right choice for Indian climate

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What’s good insulation?

Many architects use imported, expensive and environmentally inappropriate material

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Keep it flowing: Tour of a house that thrives on air circulation, saves energy cost

Tour of a house that thrives on air circulation, saves energy cost

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