SIIB students’ Green building visit
31st August 2013
Sustainability Initiatives organised a site-visit for the students of Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)’s Masters in Energy and Environment course. The visit was organised on 31st August 2013 to Suzlon One Earth, Hadapsar and Orange Srushti (Orange County Foundation), Bavdhan.
Suzlon One Earth:
The students were given a tour of the building by Mr Nitin Gurav of Suzlon. He explained the sustainable architecture principles on which the building is built and the various energy, waste and water management techniques used through-out the building. The Organic Waste converter, Building Management system, renewable energy applications present on site were explained to the students.
Mr Sandip Sonigra of Orange County Foundation gave a presentation to the students on the various sustainable construction technologies used in Orange County Foundation projects.He then explained how the technologies were implemented with a on-site visit to Orange Srushti, Bavdhan. He explained the renewable energy implementation, rainwater harvesting techniques, waste water treatment plants and the energy and water monitoring systems integrated in the project.