Forest Academy, Chandrapur

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Project Name : Forest Academy

Location : Chandrapur, Maharashtra

Typology : Institutional

Client : PWD

Certification : GRIHA 5 Star Rating (On going)

Built up Area :  27700 sq.m

Green Highlights of the project:

  • Sustainable planning through preservation of existing  trees, new plantation, less cutting and filling, etc.
  • Water savings through low flow fixtures.
  • Rain water harvesting through various strategies such storage tank, bores and recharge pits.
  • Bio swale serving as landscape feature and facilitating storm water collection and infiltration.
  • Root zone system for treating on site waste water.
  • Monitoring of energy consumption by sub metering numerous systems.
  • On site renewable energy to off set building energy consumption.
  • Use of fly ash in construction from local thermal power plants.
  • Design with local stones and wood.
  • Energy savings through efficient VRV and centralized cooling system with high performance.
  • High performance double glazed unit for all air conditioned spaces.
  • Reduction in heat island effect by heat reflective roof tops, shaded paved areas and increased vegetation.
  • Cavity wall of fly ash bricks for increased thermal resistance.
  • Ecological enhancement through dense plantation.
  • GRIHA exemplary performance award for best site management practices during construction.