Press Releases

  • 8th GRIHA Summit ideate for a sustainable commercial complex

    3 March 2017

    In an endeavour towards development of sustainable buildings in Gurugram, GRIHA Council organized the GRIHA-NASA Trophy at the 8th GRIHA Summit today. Singhad College of Architecture won the Trophy at the 59th Annual NASA Convention 2016-17, organised with the support of...

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  • Green financing is not the only tool to unlock the potential of the green real estate sector: GRIHA

    3 March 2017

    The second day of the 8th GRIHA Summit in the capital set the tone for the need for sustainability going hand in hand with ample financing for all the ideas and implementation for creating an ecosystem for sustainable habitat. With the recent predication of the meteorological...

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  • Sustainable future starts with Sustainable Habitats - Mr. Rajeev Kapoor, Secretary, MNRE at 8th GRIHA Summit

    2 March 2017

    The GRIHA Council, in conjunction with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India, inaugurated the 8th GRIHA Summit with 'Transforming Habitats' as the theme today.

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  • Regional business models can be the local solutions to global problems: TERI

    28 February 2017

    TERI in collaboration with Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCC&I) brought together multiple stakeholder groups to deliberate on the need to adopt efficient and transformative approaches for sustainable development of urban centres on varied aspects. The Dialogue was...

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  • GRIHA SPARSH platform bridges the gap between economic viability and resource efficiency for green building concept

    27 February 2017

    Through Sparsh, GRIHA intends to build awareness and increase outreach and acceptability of green building concept among the masses.

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  • VATIKA Limited commits to obtaining GRIHA Rating for its green projects

    23 February 2017

    One of the leading developers in the National Capital Region (NCR, India) Vatika Group announced its collaboration with the GRIHA Council for implementation of the Green Building concepts and the GRIHA Rating variants for VATIKA projects. Vatika Group is committing to register...

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  • India has a 10-year window in which no new investments likely in coal, gas or nuclear capacities

    13 February 2017

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today unveiled the findings of its study report "Transitions in the Indian Energy Sector - Macro Level Analysis of Demand and Supply Side Options". This report was released alongside two others - one by the Electricity Transitions...

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  • IREO announces tie-up with GRIHA for Green Rating for its projects

    9 February 2017

    India's first and largest real estate private equity firm, IREO, today announced its collaboration with the GRIHA Council for implementation of the Green Building concepts and the GRIHA Rating variants for IREO projects. IREO has already registered about 8 million square feet...

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  • Linking incentives to efficient resource use can multiply the benefits of the Union Budget

    1 February 2017

    The Union Budget 2017-18 is a continuation of the foundation built in last year’s Budget to ‘transform’ India. The Budget, however, while moving in the right direction in some key areas, stops short in others.

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  • OTBL launches environment conservation programme for Gujarat schools

    12 January 2017

    ONGC TERI Biotech Limited (OTBL) has recently launched a new educational programme called 'Protectors of the Environment' to sensitize and motivate young school children and adults in environment conservation under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. This...

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