Lighting the way to low carbon buildings

    Watch this webinar to learn from our eminent speaker how lighting designs can contribute achieving high performance, low carbon buildings and much more.

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    Key topics and learnings


    The presentation will cover analytics of lighting design in the buildings to achieve a balance between different dimensions of building performance including energy efficiency, health & wellness, visual & thermal comfort, environmental impact, CO2 emissions and project costs. Case studies shall be presented to highlight application of lighting design optimisation strategies and its impact on the building performance.


    Learning objectives:


    • Lighting Design in high performance buildings 
    • Balancing Natural & Artificial lighting
    • Lighting design optimisation strategies and their impact on energy, health and environment
    • Indian context and experience


    Presented by


    Ashish Rakheja

    Managing Partner,

    AEON Consultants




    Mr. Ashish Rakheja is Partner at AEON Consultants and has a post graduate degree in Thermal Engineering from IIT Delhi  with thirty years of work experience.


    He is a seasoned Consulting Engineer who has designed over 3000 projects including Hotels, Airports, Hospitals, Retail, Residential, Commercial, High rises and Industrial projects. Mr Rakheja specializes in high-performance buildings and has been actively involved in leading design activities of electro-mechanical services for ten Net Zero Energy Buildings, two Net Zero Water Townships and over eighty Platinum rated green projects in India. He is spearheading the green building movement in India in capacity of role as Chairman, Technical Committee of Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). Mr Rakheja is a Board Member at ASHRAE, USA


    Mr Rakheja has won many awards and delivered over 2000 talks on various facets of building design across the world.  He is an active member of over 20 Technical societies and regularly contributes his time on writing Standards, codes & position papers for Government bodies & Technical societies. He is involved in imparting training to budding Architects in the field of Building Services and a visiting faculty at leading schools in India.


    Mr. Ashish Rakheja is a Managing Partner at AEON Consultants which he founded along with a team of dynamic sustainability experts and engineers who shared a common dream of Vikalp, which is an alternate approach to design by moving away from age old practices.

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