Introduction to Sustainable Architecture

Owning the perfectly designed and constructed house is a dream of many amongst us. The increase in demand of houses has led to a greater need of better infrastructure, more land, and energy. It is in this context that the concept of Sustainability gains importance. As per the World Commission on Environment and Development, Sustainability is “meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs”. This principle is now being implemented by architects, builders and designers all over the world. This has given rise to the concept of “Sustainable Architecture”. Continue reading “Introduction to Sustainable Architecture”