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Analysis of Upgradation of a Convectional Building into Green Building

Author(s):

Keval N Pathak , CCET Bhilai; Dr. S K Jaiswal, BIT DURG

Keywords:

Green building, global warming, rain water harvesting system

Abstract

The phenomenon of global warming or climate change has led to many environmental issues including higher atmospheric temperatures, intensive precipitation, and increased Greenhouse gaseous emission and of course increased indoor discomfort condition. Researchers worldwide collectively agreed that one way of reducing the impact of global warming is by implementing Green Roof Technology which integrates vegetation, growing medium and water proofing membrane on top of the roof surface. This study emphasized to first analysis a convectional Building than upgrade it to a Green Building by the use of some Eco- Friendly materials. In addition to this by the use of some smart electrification work we can also conserve an ample amount of energy in a Convectional Building. Than by the use of different agencies which would provide checklist for Green Building we can rate a Convectional Building which is been upgraded into a Green Building..The objectives of this research were is Reduction in the indoor temperature of the room contributes reduction in energy consumption in the building.  By the use of smart electrification an ample amount of energy can also be conserved.  By the use of eco- friendly materials and waste products an ample amount of money can also be saved.  Although by the up gradation of convectional building the initial cost will be high because of the use of some special material such as solar panel, rain water harvesting system but their application will return 10 times of what we invested

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV3I100011
Published in: Volume : 3, Issue : 10
Publication Date: 01/01/2016
Page(s): 17-23

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