Innovation in Architecture
"Ar Ashish Balkrishna Sheth of Pune, Maharashtra, India made the First Zero Energy house has been recorded under title ""Innovation in Architecture"" For Most Innovative and Energy Efficient Technology in India" This Residential bungalow is the first zero energy bungalow in rural area at Pirangute ,Taluka Mulshi,Jilha Pune ,Maharashtra constructed with a solar passive design and using energy-efficient building materials. Started in 2016, Its 284 sq m plot and 100 sqm approximate (plinth area) structure covers only 35% of the total area while a larger soft area with vertical garden plantation on compound wall and lawn at one side margin of the building. Keep space for Organic Farming at back side margin .This bungalow is earthquake-resistant building has its own solar power plant, solar water heater, pressure pumps,rainwater harvesting facility, . A design that allows for 75% of natural daylight, energy saving design system.