Mumbai, November 27, 2023 : The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) as part of its three-day National Conference – Green Building Congress 2023 today bestowed its prestigious 10th IGBC Green Champion Award upon Mumbai-based developer LODHA Group in the category of “Developer Leading the Green Homes Movement in India.” This acknowledgment comes in light of LODHA Group’s unwavering commitment to incorporating eco-friendly practices in their projects, setting a benchmark for sustainable living in the real estate sector. The award was received by Mr. Aun Abdullah, Deputy Vice President, Head – ESG and MEP Design Lead, LODHA in the presence of Dr. J Radhakrishnan, IAS, Additional Chief Secretary & Commissioner, Corporation of Chennai, Government of Tamil Nadu along with Mr. Gurmit Singh Arora, National Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, Mr. B Thiagarajan, National Vice Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, Mr. Arun Awasthy, President & Managing Director, Johnson Controls and Mr. Ajit Kumar Chordia, Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, Chennai Chapter.
Over the past few years, LODHA Group has consistently demonstrated a commitment to environmental stewardship by making “Green Building” a distinctive feature across their portfolio. Notable projects such as LODHA Sterling, LODHA Eternis, and LODHA World Towers have emerged as examples of sustainable development, showcasing innovative solutions that prioritize energy efficiency, water conservation, and overall environmental well-being.
Mr. Gurmit Singh Arora, National Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, commended LODHA Group’s exceptional efforts, stating, “LODHA Group has consistently demonstrated a commendable commitment to green building practices. Their projects stand as a testament to their dedication to sustainable development, making a significant contribution to the advancement of green homes in India.”
On receiving the award, Mr. Aun Abdullah, Head – ESG, LODHA expressed his gratitude, saying, “This recognition from IGBC is a testament to LODHA’s relentless pursuit of excellence in sustainable development. We are proud to be at the forefront of the green homes movement in India, and this accolade further motivates us to continue pioneering innovative, environmentally conscious solutions at our flagship initiative Lodha Net Zero Urban Accelerator and across all our projects.”
Adding to this, Mr. Ajit Kumar Chordia, Chairman, Indian Green Building Council – Chennai Chapter, said “I take this opportunity to congratulate LODHA team for their exemplary contribution to increasing the green footprint. Their green efforts in the real estate sector is inspiring and we are glad to be a part of this journey.”
LODHA Group’s commitment to creating sustainable, energy-efficient, and environmentally responsible living spaces not only aligns with global standards but also sets a commendable precedent for the real estate industry in India. The IGBC recognition reaffirms LODHA Group’s position as a leader in the green building movement, inspiring positive change and fostering a sustainable future for the nation.
Corporate Comm India (CCI Newswire)