Sustainability Initiatives organizes a visit to ‘Green Buildings for Symbiosis MBA Energy & Environment (SIIB) students
Under the outreach function, SI facilitates visits and experience in Green Buildings. One such site visit was organised for the students of Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB), who are pursuing their MBA in Energy & Environment.
The visit was organised on 17th September 2016 to SKF Corporate office at Chichwad, Oval Nest Residential Housing Society at Warje and Royal Orange County Residential Complex at Rahatane.
The students were given a tour of the building by consulting experts and Building Managers of the above projects. They were explained the sustainable architecture principles on which the building is built by the Architect. They were shown the environmental services installed for the project,like Organic Waste converter, Renewable Energy Systems, Rainwater Harvesting techniques and Energy and water monitoring systems that are integrated in a Green Building project.
The students also saw how the Building Management System manages a Green Building campus in a most efficient manner. The Royal Orange County project is a LEED Platinum and GRIHA 5 Star Rated (Pre certified) project,The SKF corporate office in a LEED Platinum Rated Building and Oval Nest project in a IGBC green Home Platinum Rated in Pune. VK:e environmental are the Green Building consultants who have guided all Green measures in these building projects.