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Published by: Manish Bokdia on May 04, 2014
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 Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre (CII
 Godrej GBC) A division of CII,
is India’s premier developmental
institution, offering advisory services to the industry on environmental aspects and works in the areas of green buildings, energy efficiency, water management, renewable energy, Green Business Incubation and climate change activities. The centre sensitises key stakeholders to embrace green practices and facilitates market transformation, paving way for India to become one of the global leaders in green businesses by 2015. The centre is housed in a green building which received the coveted LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum rating in 2003. This was the first platinum rated Green Building outside of the U.S. and also the first in India. The Centre was inaugurated by H.E Shri A P J Abdul Kalam, the then President of India, on July 14, 2004. CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre is a unique and successful model of  public-private partnership between the Government of Andhra Pradesh, Godrej & Boyce Mfg Ltd and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), with the technical support of USAID. CII-
Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre is the “ Centre of Excellence ” of the Confederation of Indian
Industry for Energy Efficiency, Green Buildings , Renewable Energy, Water, Environment & Recycling and Climate Change activities in India .
Efforts have been made to make it interesting for HVAC Engineers as well. This article provides a brief overview about the Techno-commercial aspects of use of Wind towers in Green Business Centre, Hyderabad, India and a possible application of similar Technology for Modern Residential / commercial Buildings in Indian sub-continent 0.1 Brief Facts:
 Green Business Centre,Hyderabad is recognized as a
 Greenest Building and has a Platinum rating (version II) from LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental design, USGBC)
• Wind towers at GBC fall under of Energy and Atmosphere
saving / conservation systems of LEED rating. LEED rating system awards 27% importance to Energy and atmosphere.
• Two Wind towers are a part of Air conditioning system of a
300 seat Auditorium at GBC (Green Business Centre, Hyderabad)
• It is unique mix of ancient Indian Air cooling methods and
Modern Air conditioning Technology.
• This is an excellent use of Zero
-energy Technique (or passive cooling) for Lowering the Fresh air temperature in Air conditioning system 0.2 Thermal comfort
 Building Type Business centre Architectural style Green Building Location Hyderabad, India 
Construction Completed 2004

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