Green building certification

GRIHA Certification: EMAAR Commerce Park

Buildings represent a large fraction of global carbon emissions and energy consumption. In addition, shopping centres affect local communities in several ways. By integrating sustainability measures into our daily operations, we aim to do more than expected to achieve sustainable development. We have long promoted sustainable solutions through integrated energy planning. We have brought together the architects, building designers, and technology specialists to retrofit the existing buildings. Firstgreen has worked on some of the best projects of India such as LEED Platinum Volume project of DLF group which has been approved by USGBC as a part of country’s first LEED EBOM volume project. The DLF Emporio, DLF Mall of India , DLF Cyber Greens, DLF Plaza tower, Ericssion, DLF Square are some of our LEED Platinum rated buildings from USGBC. We have also registered the green building projects through GRIHA as well as IGBC.

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Overview

The Commerce Park is a 20-story , 806161 square foot structure which is primarily used as  a office building. EMAAR appointed Firstgreen consulting for its green building certification from GRIHA.  The starting points of the planning for the project are principles of sustainability and natural convenience. Its buildings have been constructed with materials which are durable, and balanced enough to withstand the hot, dusty, infrequently wet environment of Haryana.  The buildings is designed with a favourable orientation so that heat gains are minimal, and cleverly for the climate, we need less cost on air conditioning. The building used  materials such as Kota stone, AAC block, etc so that materials embodied energy can be reduced.

Rigorous 3D energy modelling was done by Firstgreen team to assess the suitable glass selection with low U and SHGC value in the building to reduce the heat gain. The lighting was done using the LEDs to keep the lighting power density below 0.5W/SQFT. There will also be  basic five amenities within 500 meter of project.

Key Project information

Project Title: EMAAR Commerce Park

Building Type:  Office Building

Site Area:  22864 sqm

Built up Area: 80616.0 sqm

GRIHA  Status:  Pre- Certified with 4 Star rating

 

The following strategies were adopted to reduce the building impact on the natural environment:

Procedure for GRIHA CErtification

Step-1

Registration with GRIHA

The building is registered with GRIHA  green building certification portal

Step-2

Data collection during the performance period

The building data is collected related to Sustainable Site, Construction management, Water management, Energy optimization , Occupant comfort, Solid Waste management,Sustainable  Building Material, and life cycle Cost Analysis

Step-3

Review of documentation by GRIHA team

GRIHA  closely review all the documentation and the Criterion  are awarded as per their norms.

Step-4

Final certification

Once all the review replies are satisfied by the GRIHA review team, the building is awarded appropriate certification based on the Criterion approved. 

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