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Green buildings: it’s common sense

Frenzied growth in real estate and changing lifestyle in Indian cities are inciting resource guzzling. Architects have innovative ideas to build green homes

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Bundelkhand's dalit women join hands to drought-proof their villages

96 women-led pani panchayats take over water resource management

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IFC’s green claims ring hollow

Analysis of media reports on Indian projects financed by the World Bank arm
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Green rating problems

GRIHA, a rating system for green buildings developed by The Energy and Resources Institute ( TERI ), has been formalized as the first national rating system.

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Not a drop goes out

Green buildings are adroit in water and waste management

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