User comfort with enhanced indoor environment quality.
Building management systems regulating thermal comfort, lighting conditions and facilitating safety and security of inhabitants
Evolutionary design language; include fundamental geometric proportions, naturally occurring order of scales and gradations, textures and patterns etc.
Region specific social and cultural traditions and practices
Energy efficient systems to minimize energy consumption.
Systems to reuse and reduce waste production on site. Active systems for energy creation from renewable sources on site.
Orientation and planning as per climate to increase thermal comfort and minimize need for active systems. Building design and construction technique to maximize natural daylight and ventilation.
Innovative building construction technologies for cost effectiveness. Alternate building materials to reduce environmental impact.
Building with natural and locally available materials to reduce embodied energy. Traditional/ regional construction techniques; labor intensive to generate employment and encourage socio-economic welfare.