CII – Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, Hyderabad

A unique Public – Private Partnership
( CII, Govt of Andhra Pradesh, USAID and Pirojsha Godrej Foundation )

M Selvarasu LEED AP & Faculty Director LEAD, Bangalore
Centre of “Excellence” for Energy, Environment, Green Buildings, Renewable energy, Water & Climate change activities in India

What is a Green Building?
Conventional & Green Building Functionality & appearance - both are same Difference is in approach Concern for Resource conservation & human productivity

Green Building Features
Incorporates several Green Features
1. Efficient Use of Water 2. Energy Efficient & Eco Friendly Equipment 3. Use of Renewable Energy 4. Building automation 5. Use of Recycled/Recyclable Materials 6. Indoor environment quality

Benefits Experienced
Tangible
Energy upto 50% Water upto 35%

Planet Stress | Climate Stress | People Stress
Climate Change Implications Drought Arctic Ice Melt

Intangible
People spend 90% of their time inside building
Productivity improvements upto 10% possible
Day-lighting Views Air quality (CO2 monitoring) Flood Heat Wave Hurricanes

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Planet Stress | Climate Stress | People Stress Too long a commute Too hot Too Cold Climate Change Too stressful Too much smog Climate Change Climate Change Shrinking Polar Ice Extent of Arctic summer ice 1979 2003 NASA photographs Construction industry .Impact on environment 20% landfill is from construction industry 10 % of total energy generated in the country 10 % of total water consumption Construction industry should go ‘Green’ LEED provides a What solution is the LEED system?_4 2 .

Immediate Measurable A a common language Categories of LEED Ratings LEED LEED LEED LEED for New Construction LEED Projects Across The Globe (As on Mar 2008) for Commercial Interiors for Existing Buildings 1483+ LEED Certified Projects for Core & Shell NEW PROGRAMS LEED LEED LEED for Homes 14.000+ LEED Registered Projects Healthcare Laboratories Retail Multi-building Campuses Multi-family Residential for Neighborhood Development Test for Schools LEED for New Construction Buildings Distribution by Building Type as of 09/06 Retail 25 Health Care 300+ 100-299 50-99 3-49 K-12 Education 166 Recreation 42 Campus 24 MultiMulti-Unit Residential 73 Military Base 20 148 Higher Education 199 Commercial Office 391 Interpretive Center 8 Park 86 Stadium Arena Financial & Communications 28 Public Order & Safety Industrial 3 Assembly 37 91 Not Classified 12 Animal Care 11 Hotel/Resort 12 142 Laboratory 64 7 MultiMulti-Use Other 101 1074 Special Needs Housing 92 18 Transportation Library Daycare 17 Community 91 Test 3 .

igbc.in) Sustainable Sites Title Erosion and Sedimentation Control Site selection Development Density & Community Connectivity Brownfield redevelopment Alternative transportation Site development Storm water Design Heat Islands Effect Light pollution reduction Point(s) Required 1 1 1 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-2 1 Total 13 Prereq 1 Credit 1 Credit 2 Credit 3 Submit documents for Preliminary Review Preliminary review by III Party Assessors 30 Days Submit documents for final review Final review by III Party Assessors 30 Days Notify final LEED score by IGBC Credit 4 Credit 5 Credit 6 Credit 7 Credit 8 Project accepts Yes IGBC presents plaque indicating certification level Project team appeals the certification awarded within 1 month 4 ..Increased productivity_5 Why Stakeholders Preferring Green Buildings Green Image Operational savings Above all… a sense of pride & achievement CII-Godrej GBC ITC Green Centre Green Building Rating System – Certification Levels Rating LEED Certified LEED Certified Silver level LEED Certified Gold Level LEED Certified Platinum Level Green Building Rating System Points for individual Credits S No Credits Prerequisites 1 2 3 4 5 6 Sustainable Sites Water efficiency Energy and Atmosphere Materials and Resources Indoor Environmental quality Innovation and Accredited Professional points Total New Building 7 14 5 17 13 15 5 69 Core & Shell 7 14 6 15 9 11 5 62 New Construction (NC) 26-32 33-38 39-51 52-69 Core & Shell 23-27 28-33 34-44 45-62 LEED India Certification Process Credit Project registration – (www.

Lighting and Thermal comfort Thermal comfort-Design and Verification Daylighting and views Point(s) Required Required Required 1 1 1-2 1-4 1 1-2 1-2 1-2 Total 15 Innovation & Design Credits Credit Title Point(s) 1-4 1 Total 5 Suggestive Measures Energy Efficiency High COP chillers Water cooled with COP >6. CFLs & T5 lamps Over Deck insulation with 75 mm Extruded polystyrene R15 insulation to meet ECBC and ASHRAE High performance DGU with SHGC of 0.4 Air cooled with COP > 3.5% Additional Commissioning Ozone Depletion M&V Green Power-35% Point(s) Required Required Required 10 3 1 1 1 1 Total 17 Credit Title Point(s) 1-2 1 1 1-2 6 Prereq 2 Prereq 3 Credit 1 Credit 2 Credit 3 Credit 4 Credit 5 Credit 6 Credit 1 Water Efficient landscaping Credit 2 Water Efficiency in A/C systems – Reduce by 50 % Credit 3 Innovative wastewater technologies Credit 4 Water use reduction Total Materials and Resources Credit Prereq 1 Credit 1 Credit 2 Credit 3 Credit 4 Credit 5 Credit 6 Credit 7 Title Storage and collection of recyclables Building reuse Construction waste management Resource reuse Recycled content Local/regional materials Rapidly renewable materials Certified wood Point(s) Required 1-3 1-2 1-2 1-2 1-2 1 1 Total 13 Indoor Environmental Quality Credit Prereq 1 Prereq 2 Prereq 3 Credit 1 Credit 2 Credit 3 Credit 4 Credit 5 Credit 6 Credit 7 Credit 8 Title Minimum IAQ performance Environmental tobacco smoke control Emission reduction in Captive Power Plants Outdoor Air Delivery Monitoring Increased ventilation Construction IAQ management plan Low-emitting materials Indoor chemical & pollutant source control Controllability of systems.5% & 12.0 Credit 1 LEED Innovation Credits Credit 2 LEED Accredited Professional VFD for Sec pumps.Water Efficiency Credit Prereq 1 Energy Title Fundamental system commissioning Minimum Energy Performance CFC reduction Optimize energy performance On site Renewable Energy – 2. 7. CT pumps.5%. CT Fans & AHU fans Heat Recover Wheels Lighting power density <0.18 Anticipating around 30% energy savings over conventional buildings 5 .80 watts/sft Use LEDs.

. etc Suggestive Measures Indoor Environmental Quality Treated fresh air with MERV 13 filters (or) Electrostatic filters Demand controlled ventilation with CO2 sensors Low VOC paints.Suggestive Measures Water Efficiency High efficiency water fixtures Dual flush toilets Sensor based urinals Ultra low flow taps. adhesives. 6 . sealants and carpets Eco friendly house keeping chemicals Natural lighting is possible Temperature and Humidity control Use of recycled waste water for CT make up Irrigation Toilet flushing Sprinkler and drip irrigation Native plants to minimize the water requirements Improves productivity of occupants up to 15% Anticipating around 30% water savings over conventional buildings Go Green . .

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