A Green Office – An Energy Efficient Office Building
The use of local materials with consideration to local climate and participationleads to A Holistic Design Approach
All built up areas must provide a good and healthy living environment. Buildingdesigns and their locations must be pertaining to environmental principles. The resources asland, water renewable and non renewable sources must be totally used.There is close connection between use of energy in a building and environmentaldamage as Architects tend to use
as well as
. The use of various energy resources for heating, cooling, ventilation and lightingcan cause depletion of the natural resources.The idea of
is to modulate the climatic conditions which arecomfortable by use of several parameters of design such as site, landscape, built form, building envelope, materials and other control measures.Its main aim is to meet occupantsneed for thermal and visual comfort.All these design principles are closely followed in a structure built by
'ChaugulePatil Pvt. Ltd
.' For its own office.The office is designed by Ar. Pramod Chaugule whoeffortlessly incorporates all these parameters in his design.
Fusion of Vernacular,Ancient and Post Modern Architecture
The use of environment friendly, natural and cheap materials is the specialty of thisstructure where the cost of structure is reduced due to usage of several affordable materialsand technologies.The structure pertains to an eco a friendly principle which was the motto of the firm from its inception. Design depicts the ethos of the surroundings, its culture andtraditions. It is a perfect blend of Vernacular, Traditional and Historical aspects of the localityand the result is a harmonious and an energy efficient structure.