GRIHA (Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment)
√The Vice President of India recently inaugurated the 12th GRIHA (Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) Summit.
√Theme: Rejuvenating Resilient Habitats.
√It is the national rating system of India for any completed building construction.
√GRIHA is recognised as India’s own green building rating system in India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDC) submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
√Created by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and developed jointly with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
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√Aim of GRIHA
For mains 2020_21: importance of GRIHA in india’s efforts to environment protection