Experiential visit to Kirloskar’s Yamuna
28th February 2014
SI members and students of BNCA visited Yamuna Green campus located at Baner in Pune. Yamuna is the corporate office and facility of Kirloskar Brothers Ltd (KBL) and is the first IGBC LEED Platinum certified building in Pune. The building was completed in 2009 and is spread over 3 acres of land and houses 500 employees. Water-cooled VRV air conditioning system with sensors for monitoring CO2 levels, photovoltaic panels to generate electricity, maximum use of glass panels to allow natural light, recharge pits for rainwater harvesting are some of the green features incorporated in the building.
Mr Nishikant Ingle and Ms Sheetal Nagare of KBL coordinated the visit.