What are the advantages of green buildings?
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Some of the primary benefits of a green Building are:

  1. Reduced maintenance/replacement costs over the life of the building.
  2. Energy conservation.
  3. Improved occupant health and productivity.
  4. Lower costs associated with changing space configurations.
  5. Greater design flexibility.

Are green buildings environmental friendly?
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Green buildings reduce negative impacts on the environment. These features can broadly be categorized as follows: Energy Efficiency: Building structures, mechanical and electric systems, heating, and lighting that use minimal energy while providing the same comfort levels as conventional energy systems. Water Efficiency: Water fixtures; re-use techniques, and other measures that reduce water use while providing the service expected by occupants. Site Use: Minimization of land used for a building, location near public transportation, erosion prevention, and other techniques that reduce impacts on surrounding land. Material Use: Recycled, easily regenerated, or efficiently produced materials and building techniques that minimize the materials required for a building. Indoor Environmental Quality: Use of non-toxic materials, good ventilation, day lighting, and other improvements to the indoor environment that increase occupants’ comfort and productivity.

What products are used in green buildings?
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Building materials typically considered to be 'green' include rapidly renewable plant materials like bamboo and straw, lumber from forests certified to be sustainably managed, recycled stone and recycled metal. Other products that are non-toxic, reusable, renewable, and/or recyclable e.g. sheep wool, panels made from paper flakes, baked earth, rammed earth, clay, vermiculite, flax linen, sisal, sea grass, cork, expanded clay grains, coconut, wood fiber plates and calcium sand stone.

What are the advantages of green buildings?
Ans.

Some of the primary benefits of a green Building are:

  1. Reduced maintenance/replacement costs over the life of the building.
  2. Energy conservation.
  3. Improved occupant health and productivity.
  4. Lower costs associated with changing space configurations.
  5. Greater design flexibility.

What are the advantages of green buildings?
Ans.

Some of the primary benefits of a green Building are:

  1. Reduced maintenance/replacement costs over the life of the building.
  2. Energy conservation.
  3. Improved occupant health and productivity.
  4. Lower costs associated with changing space configurations.
  5. Greater design flexibility.

Who is a non-resident Indian (NRI)?
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An Indian citizen who stays abroad for employment / carrying on business or vacation outside India or stays abroad under circumstances indicating an intention for an uncertain duration of stay abroad, is a non-resident. (Persons posted in U. N. O and officials deputed abroad by Central / State Government and Public Sector undertakings on temporary assignments are also treated as non-residents). Non-resident foreign citizens of Indian origin are treated on par with non-residential Indian Citizens (NRIs) for the purpose of certain facilities.

Who is a person of Indian origin?
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A foreign citizen (other than a citizen of Pakistan or Bangladesh) is deemed to be of Indian origin, if, he has, at any time, held an Indian passport, or he or either of his parents or any of his grandparents were citizens of India by virtue of the Constitution of India or Citizenship Act, 1955 (57 of 1955).

A spouse (not being a citizen of Pakistan or Bangladesh) of an Indian citizen or of a person of Indian origin is also treated as a person of Indian origin for the above purposes provided the bank accounts are opened or investments in shares/securities in India are made by such persons solely or jointly with their NRI spouses.
Non-resident foreign citizens of Indian Origin are treated on par with non-resident Indian citizens for the purpose of certain facilities.

Are IPCs Eligible For membership
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NO

I Pvt Ltd Company eligible For Membership
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Yes Pvt Ltd Company is eligible for Membership

Is Partnership Firm Eligible For Membership
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Yes, Partnership Firm is eligible for membership