Location: Panchkula, Haryana, India
Project Work Status: Competition Projects
Area: 1,25,000 Sqft
The upcoming UHBVN head office building at Panchkula is a Haryana government's flagship project. They aim to embody the first net zero building in the region. PG through aggressive research and literature study engendered a novel set of design principles for design proposal. The salient features were passive design innovations, natural cooling system through venturi effect, naturally lit and ventilated basement, central social spine/ community life etc. resulting in 90% naturally lit floor area, energy requirement reduction by more than 50% compared to conventional buildings, enhanced and healthier working conditions and much more.