En3 works with USGBC and Harvard University to further the research on health impact of buildings
Ms. Deepa Sathiaram, Executive Director of En3 is part of a special group of sustainability experts who are working closely with Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and USGBC in a first-of-its-kind initiative called “Buildings For Health” to understand the health impact of the built environment and what initiatives must be taken to improve the health and well-being of the building occupants
Deepa Sathiaram recognized as IGBC Fellow in the Indian Green Building Congress 2016
En3’s director, Ms. Deepa was honoured with the Fellow award by the Indian Green Building Council for her immense contribution to sustainability and the green building movement in India. En3 is today the largest green building consulting firm in India and is working on over 225 million square feet of green spaces.
En3 works closely with the International Well Building Institute (IWBI) to promote WELL buildings in Asia, Middle East and Africa
En3 is working closely with IWBI the owners of the WELL Building Standard to promote WELL building rating and also consulting with several projects in the region helping them implement various health and wellness related designs and measures in their buildings. En3 will also be working closely with Green Business Certification Institute (GBCI) with the WELL building assessment and performance verification activities in the future.
En3 assists USGBC with the setting up of the 1st LEED Lab in India
En3 who is one of India’s premier USGBC Education partners, helped USGBC sign up the 1st LEED Lab in India at the Knowledge Institute of Technology (KIOT) in Salem, Tamil Nadu thus paving the way for green education in India. En3 is also closely working with KIOT to train their students to become LEED GAs and LEED APs to help create a new age workforce with focus on green and sustainability.
En3 works with several educational institutions in India to further green education
As part of our effort to educate young minds and also prepare them to be environment-conscious designers, architects and engineers in the future, En3 has got into MOUs with various universities and institutions in India to educate them and help them become successful LEED GAs and LEED APs practicing green designs. En3 currently is working with B.S. Abdur Rehman University, Rajalakshmi Engineering College (REC), Knowledge Institute of Technology (KIOT), Loyala Engineering College among others as education partners and providers.
En3 works on the 1st LEED Dynamic Plaque projects in India
En3 will be working with several clients including Saint Gobain, Ascendas among others to pilot the LEED Dynamic Plaque concept in India. This LEED dynamic plaque (LEED DP) focuses on on-going building performance and addresses 5 key areas – ongoing energy performance, water performance, waste management, transportation & Indoor air quality. The LEED Dynamic plaque is an ongoing platform for performance management for buildings and En3 will be closely consulting and advising these projects to ensure their buildings continue to perform at the highest levels and achieve the desired recognition.
Deepa Sathiaram has recently been awarded the "LEED Fellow" recognition by the U.S. Green Building Council for her tremendous green building and sustainability work in India, Middle East and USA. She now joins a very elite group of sustainability experts world-over who have tremendous knowledge in sustainability, green buildings and the LEED Rating systems.
En3 has joined hands with Smart City Kochi, B+H Architects Singapore and other project team members to design and implement green concepts and measures for the overall master plan of the entire development as well as detailed design and engineering for the buildings. The developed is "LEED India CS Platinum Pre-certified" by the Indian Green Building Council and is currently implementing the various green measures on site.
The latest Tata Housing development coming up in Mulund a suburb of Mumbai has been awarded a total of 57 points and Platinum pre-certification by IGBC under the IGBC Green Homes version 1 rating and is currently under construction. The project has been diligently implementing various green measures on site and shall pursue final certification once completed.
The B15 building of Cisco Systems in its existing campus at Cessna Business Park, Bangalore has the unique distinction of becoming the highest LEED ID+C Platinum in Asia and 2nd highest in the world as the building achieves a total of 96 points under LEED ID+C rating system and has been awarded the LEED Platinum certification by USGBC.
En3 has recently joined with Prestige Group and Leela to help them go green with their upcoming luxury residences in Bangalore. The project is currently incorporating various green, energy saving and water saving measures in design and construction and will pursue final certification when completed. This would be one of the luxury developments in Bangalore to pursue green building certification thereby becoming an example of "responsible luxury development" in the city.
En3's Director Ms. Deepa Sathiaram was a key note speaker at the recent Chief Engineers forum conference of all hotels and talked about various sustainability opportunities and issues in the hospitality sector. The conference was attended by some of the senior engineering heads and chief engineers of various luxury hospitality chains including the Taj Group, EIH Hotels, Radisson Group, Residency Hotels etc.
En3 is already working with Syntel International for the Phase 1 Global Development Center (GDC) in Chennai and their Pune campus. Now En3 has signed two more contracts with Syntel for their upcoming expansion in Chennai and their new development in Thirunelveli thereby assisting Syntel with all their sustainable developments and campuses across India.
En3 works with Hewlett Packard Group for several of their commercial office spaces in Chennai, Bangalore and other places. Some of these projects are already LEED Platinum certified by USGBC and others are currently pursuing LEED platinum certification. HP India has decided to go green with all its office projects in India and has identified En3 to work as their sustainability consultants for all these projects.
En3 to consult for the upcoming Kerala PWD head quarters building in Thiruvananthapuram
En3 is going to be soon working to help the upcoming head quarters building of PWD and Kerala State Transport Project in Thiruvananthapuram. The project shall be pursuing a minimum of 3-star rating under the
En3's green work in RMZ Ecoworld project recognized
En3's green work in RMZ Ecoworld project recognized as two of the upcoming 5 plots in the Ecoworld campus achieve LEED CS Gold pre-certification from IGBC. The total Ecoworld development is around 50,00,000 sq ft
En3 to work with BBCL Group as green consultants and starts work on 6 of their residential projects in Chennai
En3 to work with BBCL Group as green consultants and starts work on 6 of their residential projects in Chennai.
En3 begins green work on Amway's new manufacturing factory in Madurai. The new campus coming up when completed would be the largest campus for Amway in India and the entire campus is pursuing LEED NC Gold rating from USGBC. The campus consists of manufacturing faclities for their nutrition and beauty supplements, warehouses, offices, brand centers and other associated spaces.
En3 works with Everest Industries to help them achieve "Zero Waste Facility" status for their Bhagwanpur factory
En3 works with Everest Industries to help them achieve "Zero Waste Facility" status for their Bhagwanpur factory.
En3 to start working with American Express to green their latest facility in Bangalore
En3 to start working with American Express to green their latest facility in Bangalore.
En3 works with Dell yet again
En3 works with Dell yet again - after working with Dell for their Coimbatore campus now will start working with Dell again for their new Bangalore facility.
En3 joins hands with Bharti Realty again and this time to work as their green consultants for their upcoming retail mall in Kolkata
En3 joins hands with Bharti Realty again and this time to work as their green consultants for their upcoming retail mall in Kolkata.
En3 signs up with Ascott Singapore Group for their 3rd project in India - A full-fledged service apartments under their Citadines brand name which is coming up in Ahmedabad. En3 is already working with Ascott for their upcoming projects in Chennai and Bangalore and shall continue to work for their various developments across India.
En3 to help the Danish Group Danfoss implement several sustainability measures
En3 to help the Danish Group Danfoss implement several sustainability measures in their upcoming new campus near Chennai with their upcoming administration office scheduled to pursue LEED NC Platinum certification.
En3 works with the US Based ARM Embedded Technologies group for their upcoming green interiors project in Bangalore
En3 works with the US Based ARM Embedded Technologies group for their upcoming green interiors project in Bangalore.
En3 signs the 15th project with Tata Housing
En3's association with Tata Housing continues with the signing of our 15th project with Tata Housing - this time being their latest residential development in Gurgaon.
En3 has worked with France's most popular bank - Societe Generale as green consultants for over 7 of their upcoming facilties in Bangalore and Chennai. Some of these spaces are already LEED ID+C Gold certified by USGBC while others are currently pursuing the same.
En3 ties up with Alexandria Group for greening their upcoming healthcare and lab facilities
En3 ties up with Alexandria Group for greening their upcoming healthcare and laboratory facilities in Hyderabad, Bangalore and Ahmedabad.
En3 partners SARE GROUP for greening all their upcoming residential and commercial developments across India. As part of the phase 1 activities, En3 is currently working on their upcoming projects in Gurgaon, Ghaziabad and Chennai. All these campuses and developments are currently "IGBC Green Homes Gold Pre-certified" by the Indian Green Building Council and shall be pursuing final certification upon completion.
HPCL Ennore is awarded LEED NC Gold Certification
HPCL Facility at Ennore is awarded LEED NC Gold Certification.
Synthesis Business Park in Kolkata gets Gold Certification under LEED Core and Shell
Synthesis Business Park in Kolkata gets LEED Gold Certification under LEED Core and Shell.
Ascendas Crest in Chennai gets LEED Gold Certification Existing Buildings - Operations & Maintenance Rating System.
RBS Gurgaon gets LEED ID+C Gold
RBS Gurgaon gets LEED Gold Certification under ID+C (Interior Design and Construction) Rating System
Schneider Electric in Bangalore get Gold Rating under IGBC Green Factories
Schneider Electric in Bangalore gets Gold Rating under IGBC Green Factories Rating System.
Bank of America gets LEED ID+C Gold
Bank of America office in Chennai gets LEED ID+C Gold.
Cisco B16 gets LEED ID+C Platinum with 96 LEED points, the highest LEED Score in the world
CISCO B16 achieves LEED ID+C Platinum with the highest LEED Score of 96 points
Sun Carrier Omega gets LEED NC Platinum: One of India's First Net Zero Buildings
Sun Carrier Omega in Bhopal achieves Platinum rating under New Construction category and becomes one of India's first Net Zero Buildings
ANS Dhivyam Jewellers becomes the 1st Green Jewellery Showroom in India
ANS Dhivyam Jewellers in Salem, Tamilnadu achieves Gold rating under IGBC New Construction and becomes the 1st Green Jewellery Showroom in India.
Akshaya Domaine Business Park is Pre-Certified Platinum
Akshaya Domaine business park in Chennai achieves Platinum rating under IGBC Core and Shell Precertification.
HSBC Office at Chennai gets LEED Platinum Rating
The HSBC Office space in Chennai has been awarded Platinum certification under USGBC’s LEED ID+C rating system. It is a beautiful example of how green and sustainable measures can be incorporated in really small spaces
Leading Malayalam Actor and Director Sreenivasan's Residence at Kochi wins IGBC Green Homes Platinum Rating. The house has many green features like solar PV panels for electricity, solar water heaters, use of high efficiency VRV units, LED lighting, sensor based systems and other green materials that enhance the indoor environment. The project is the 1st individual home in Kerala to be awarded the prestigious green home rating by IGBC.
En3 offsets its entire Greenhouse gas emissions and becomes a carbon neutral organization. En3's E-CARB Software was used to account for its Green house gas emissions that fall under scope 1, 2 and 3 as per the ISO 14064 standard and GRI guidelines.
En3 recently signed up with The World Bank Group for their upcoming new building in Nairobi, Kenya. The building which shall become the Bank’s headquarters in Africa and an icon for sustainable development in the region.
En3 have been appointed consults to help design green and sustainable measures in the new green R&D campus being developed by Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) in Devangunthi in Bangalore. The project that extends over 53 acres comprises of several state-of-the-art laboratories and research centers of HPCL and when completed shall become the largest green campus for HPCL in the country. The project is currently pursuing LEED India NC Platinum rating from IGBC and GRIHA 5 Star rating.
En3 who have always believed the best way to spread the green movement is to educate the youth. You cannot prepare the future for the youth but you can prepare the youth for the future. En3 shall be working on various green educative initiatives that shall help create awareness and instill environmental responsibility among the future citizens of the country.
En3 as sustainability consultants for HSBC Chennai have helped HSBC incorporate various green and sustainability measures and also achieve the LEED ID+C Platinum with the project achieving all the 87 points that it pursued.
En3 joined hands with The World Bank Group to conduct a high level building resource efficiency dialogue and workshop for the Ministry of Finance of Kingdom of Bahrain. The intent of the worshop was to help develop a resource efficiency plan for the country and identify various intiatives that need to be implemented from an energy efficiency, water conservation, natural resource preservation and green standpoint. The workshop was attended by senior government officials from the Finance Ministry and the Environment Ministry and laid the foundation for the need for sustainable development for the country and region at large.
En3 have been appointed green consultants for the upcoming World Bank Country Office building in Juba, South Sudan. This 6500 sq ft compact office building for The World Bank will incorporate several natural and green features and when completed will become the 1st certified green project in South Sudan.
Real Value's CZAR project becomes the first IGBC's Pre-Certified Platinum rated residential development in Chennai
Real Value's CZAR project becomes the first IGBC's Pre-Certified Platinum rated residential development in Chennai.
RBS Chennai Facility becomes "Gold" certified under LEED for Commercial Interiors
En3 works with RBS Chennai facility to get LEED Gold Certification under the Commercial Interiors Category.
En3 Executive Director, Mrs. Deepa Sathiaram delivered a lecture on Energy Conservation in Buildings on the 16th December 2010 (National Energy Conservation Day) at the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai. The intent of the workshop was to educate students about the need for energy conservation, how to go about high performance building designs, energy conservation techniques in existing buildings and benchmarking building's energy performance with similar buildings. The lecture was very well attended and also laid the foundation for need for energy efficiency subjects as part of the curriculum for undergraduate and post-graduate students.
USGBC is currently working on a formalized international strategy for LEED. This “international platform” strategy is intended to introduce an appropriate level of adaptation and flexibility into the LEED rating systems for International projects.
En3 assisted Scope International Private Limited, Chennai to achieve LEED Gold for Existing Buildings. Scope's facility in Chennai becomes the first building in India to be certified under the LEED EB O+M rating system.
Great Lakes Institute of Management Campus in Chennai achieves LEED Platinum rating under New Construction category. The facility has a built up area of over 150000 sq ft and incorporates several energy efficiency and water conservation features. Also one of the unique features of the campus is all areas including the lecture rooms, class rooms, hostel rooms are all 100% daylit during the daytime thereby eliminating the use of artificial lighting and conserving energy. The campus also has energy efficient VRF units, solar hot water systems, insulated roofs and wall systems and other green measures thereby reducing its energy use by over 30% compared to conventional buildings.
Shriram's "The Gateway" Campus in Chennai achieves LEED Gold rating under Core and Shell category. The facility has a built up area of over 1.2 million sq ft.
The BPO unit of Infosys Technologies Limited in Jaipur has been rated LEED Platinum in the New Construction category in July 2010. The facility has about 335000 sq ft of built up space. The project incorporates on-site solar PV systems to generate electricity in addition to various energy efficiency and green measures.
En3 has done innovative work to help YCH Logistics become the first green warehouse in India and one of the few in the world to achieve LEED certification as it was awarded LEED Gold certification by IGBC. The warehouse has implemented various green and energy efficient measures and is a standing example of how green requirements can be adopted by other types of buildings other than regular commercial developments.
En3 as the green consultants for the Government of Tamil Nadu have helped the prestigious T.N. Legislative Assembly Building achieve LEED Gold certification. The building with a built up area of around 9.4 lakhs square feet is the 1st Senate building in the world to achieve a LEED certification and is an excellent example of how modern technologies and systems can be combined with tradition Indian design concepts such as jallis to acheive an energy efficient and green building.
As part of En3's initiative to educate upcoming architects and engineers on the importance and requirements of sustainable and energy efficient designs, Deepa Sathiaram took a series of classes at the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai on various topics including sustainable construction, green materials adn technologies and green building rating systems and programs.
Tata Housing’s massive development coming up in the Kansal District near Chandigarh is one of the largest green residential developments in India till date to achieve a Gold pre-certification with an area of over 40 lakhs square feet.
En3 Executive Director, Deepa Sathiaram was a key note speaker at the 15th Annual FM-CRES Summit in Pune and provided great insights into how existing building performances can be enhanced and energy efficiencies achieved.
En3 works with the Noel Green Nature team to help the project achieve “Gold rating” under IGBC Green Homes rating and thus become the first residential project in Kerala to achieve this distinction.
Sathiaram Ram was a key speaker at the CII-Yi Conference on Green Buildings in Vizag and provided great insights into various aspects of green buildings including the benefits, the savings possible, the challenges of going green and what can be done by buildings to achieve the same.
Coming up in the IT corridor of the city, True Value Home’s Agnitio Park with a built up area of over 3.5 lakhs square feet has incorporated several green and sustainable measures that have enabled the project achieve the LEED India Core and Shell Gold Rating from IGBC.
This large residential development by the Tata Group in Gurgaon is an excellent example of green architecture and development and incorporates several green measures including ample day lighting for all apartments to provide a nicer environment for all.
The Bhorukha IT park coming up in Whitefield, Bangalore has achieved LEED Gold pre-certification making it one of the few buildings in Bangalore achieve this distinction. The project incorporates several energy efficient and water efficient measures and also has implemented various measures to enhance the indoor air quality for all spaces.
The ABN AMRO facility at KRM Towers has achieved the prestigious LEED-CI Gold rating from the United States Green Building Council. The facility incorporates several water and energy efficiency measures and provides a superior indoor environment for all occupants.
En3 has worked very closely with Wipro for several projects in the past as well and in this instance worked very closely to assist the Tower 17 and Sarjapur projects achieve LEED silver certification from IGBC.
En3-Global’s client Summertown Interiors, Dubai, (www.summertown.ae), a leading interior design firm in the Middle East, have achieved another milestone in their sustainability efforts. Their new office has been awarded the highest possible LEED for Commercial Interiors Gold rating and En3 has worked closely with them as green consultants to achieve the same.
En3 has assisted Biodiversity Conservation India Limited's new T-ZED homes multi-dwelling residential project to achieve the Platinum Green Homes rating. This makes T-ZED homes the first Platinum rated multi-dwelling development in India, an unique distinction not achieved by any project till date.
FLSmidth is the leading supplier of equipment and services to the global cement and minerals industries. It is FLSmidth’s aim to contribute to environmental sustainability in fields where the Group has significant influence on the environment and this green building certification for their new campus clearly demonstrates their commitment to the environment.
Modine Thermal Systems a leading international manufacturer in heat transfer technology has made another major step in their sustainability efforts by achieving LEED certification for their new office and factory buildings in Chennai, India.
En3 has recently been appointed as Green consultants for “India Tower” project being developed by the D B Hospitality Group in metropolis of Mumbai which is likely to be India’s tallest building.
The new legislative assembly building for the Government of Tamilnadu coming up in the heart of Chennai is all set to showcase several green and energy efficient features as it moves towards incorporating various sustainability measures and designs in the building.
En3 will soon be working with the Chartered Hotels group for incorporating various green measures for several of their upcoming hotels throughout India. These measures shall include energy efficient building envelope and systems, low flow fixtures, green materials and systems and improved indoor air quality for all spaces.
Sathiaram Ram, Managing Director of En3 is now a member of the technical working group of EHS to work on developing green building regulations for constructions coming up in all Dubai World Business Units.
En3 assists SP Infocity to become the largest commercial building to achieve LEED Gold Pre-certification
SP Infocity with a total built up area of 22,08,534 square feet is now the largest LEED Precertified commercial building in India having achieved LEED Gold Pre-certification. The project has incorporated several green building meaures.
En3 has worked with the International Code Council, the building code body in the U.S. and ICC Evaluation Service Inc. to develop a first- of-its- kind green product evaluation program call SAVE – Sustainability Attribute Verification and Evaluation.
Deepa Sathiaram, Executive Director En3 and the National Environment Chair for CII’s Young Indians has ideated and organized an initiative to educate school students on the environment. Called as the “Green-I Contest” this initiative involve 100s of schools across India in an effort to promote green education and sustainable practices and educate the future citizens of the country.
Sathiaram Ram, Managing Director of En3 was a key note speaker at the “Dubai Green Building Conference” at the American University at Dubai in June 2008. The topic of his key note address was “understanding green buildings" and focused on the challenges and benefits of going green, the process of going green and measures that have to be implemented for green buildings.
Sathiaram addresses gathering on the occasion of World Standards Day
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En3 works with Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai to spread awareness on green buildings
Sathiaram Ram, Managing Director of <font face="Bahamas YU">En3</font> has addressed various green building seminars organized by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai to further green education and spread awareness of sustainable design and construction among various industry
Deepa Sathiaram, Executive Director of En3 and President ASHRAE South India Chapter along with other ASHRAE members recently conducted a seminar specifically on how the performance of existing buildings can be enhanced.
Deepa Sathiaram, Executive Director of En3 took over as the President of the ASHRAE (American Society for Heating, Refrigerating and Air conditioning engineers) South India Chapter for the year 2008-09. She will be the 9th President for the Chapter and also the 1st Woman ASHRAE President in the region.
The ABN Amro Bank branch in Ahmedabad has become the 1st LEED commercial interiors project outside the U.S. to achieve LEED Platinum certification and only the 8th in the world. En3 along with architect Karan Grover worked closely to achieve this unique distinction making this a landmark green project not just in India but in the entire region.