Tirumala Habitats, Mumbai

Project Name   : Tirumala Habitats
Location : Mulund, Mumbai
Typology : Residential
Client: Transcon Skycity Private Limited
Certification : IGBC Green Homes – Platinum rating (Pre-certified)
Built up Area : 68200 sq.m

Green Highlights of the project:

Incorporation of adequate erosion and pollution control measures during construction stage to ensure sustainable site management practices
Preservation of natural topography and trees
Reduction in heat island effect by usage of high reflective roof finish
Provision for electric vehicle charging within the project
Provisions for physically disabled such as handicapped toilets, ramps, and preferred parking spaces
25% savings in annual water consumption for flush fixtures and 45% savings due to low flow fixtures
Rain water harvesting through various strategies such storage tank, bores and recharge pits
Waste water treatment and reuse to reduce usage of municipal water
Reduced energy consumption by 11% by incorporation of energy conservation measures such as optimized facade design, high performance envelope, efficient lighting and VRV air-conditioning system for club house
Monitoring of energy consumption by sub metering numerous systems
Renewable energy to offset 2.5% of annual energy consumption
Incorporation of waste management strategies such as segregation of waste, on site organic waste management and handling of waste during construction
Adequate day lighting and outdoor views in all habitable spaces
Water saving irrigation systems with timer controller
Use of low VOC finishes in the interiors
Installation of heat pumps instead of conventional geysers for energy savings
Incorporation of efficient electrical appliances such as automatic exterior lighting control, level controller for overhead tank, high efficiency pumps and motors

Use of maximum local materials having recycled content for construction