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Greenbuild interview with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow

USGBC's Joe Crea catches up with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow, to discuss sustainability, building performance, and her vast experience in...

How can designers ensure safer buildings for occupants?

  Toxins from construction materials are a major health concern for  the occupants. Designers must incorporate various features and adopt...

Green Buildings: Avoid chemicals that cause health hazards

The World Health Organization defines health as "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the...

Buildings for Health – Buildotech

The World Health Organization defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the...

What’s the deal with green homes really?

In most parts of the world, sustainable developments are slowly replacing traditional construction and building practices in an effort to...

Start green, stay green

A recent CSE study found that many green-certified buildings were not eco-friendly after all. Deepa Sathiaram, executive director, En3 Sustainability...

LEED in motion: India

By providing a certifiable framework for greening buildings of all types, the LEED green building rating system has rapidly become...

LEED in India – Q&A with LEED Fellow Deepa Sathiaram

Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow and executive director of En3 Sustainability Solutions Pvt. Ltd., has worked on over 450 LEED projects in...

7 steps to a sustainable hotel

While the world celebrates the environment this month, we have put together a guide to help you to achieve sustainable...

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