Project Name : Suhrud
Location : Opp to Mehendale Garage, Erandwane, Pune
Client : Gangotree Greenbuild
Typology : Residential
Certification : IGBC Green Affordable Housing – Platinum Rating (Pre-certified)
Built Up Area : 6,800 sq.m
Green Highlights of the project :
- Green spaces along with seating facilities for the occupants.
- Landscape area designed with drought tolerant species for water conservation.
- Heat island effect reduced by making use of light colored high SRI finishes and open grid pavers on site.
- Heat gain in the top terrace with green roof and heat reflecting high SRI tiles.
- Electric charging facilities for electric cars and scooters.
- User friendly for differently abled and old people by providing features like ramps, handicapped parking and toilets, and braille in the lifts.
- Rainwater harvesting system to capture all the storm water run off.
- Low flow fixtures in every dwelling unit to reduce the water consumption.
- A sewage treatment plant to treat the waste water generated.
- Treated water reuse for flushing and landscape purposes.
- Drip and sprinkler irrigation system for the green areas.
- Water meters and energy meters to monitor the water and energy use.
- Dwelling units designed with windows having maximum open area so as to provide fresh air to the occupants and provide comfort.
- Sufficient day-lighting with adequate shading devices to achieve a balance between heat gain and light.
- LED light fittings in the common areas to reduce energy consumption.
- Solar photovoltaic cells and solar water heating systems.
- Energy efficient pumps and motors as a measure to conserve energy.
- Diesel generator set working on bio diesel.
- Organic waste composter to treat all the organic waste generated.
- FSC certified wood from sustainable forests for the doors.
- Sustainable building materials for a healthy and eco friendly living space.
- Exhaust fans for kitchens and bathrooms for better indoor air quality.
- Use of low VOC paints, adhesives and sealants for the interior works so as to protect the health of the occupants and provide healthy living spaces.
- Green housekeeping products for better occupant health and well being.