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Chaupal - Eco House

This entry from India offers an exploratory case study in the use of environmentally friendly technologies. While conceived as a showcase of contemporary sustainable construction techniques, the project provides important lessons in the untapped potential of traditional design knowledge.

With expressed concern for the ecological footprint of manmade constructions, a harmonic balance of natural, social, and material environments is sought.

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Prizes awarded to sustainable construction projects in Asia Pacific
“A high degree of technical competence” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Asia Pacific
Project Details
New Delhi, India
Satya Sheel
Main Author
Satya Sheel
Anamika Prasad
Main Author
Anamika Prasad
Tanmay Tathagat
Further Author
Tanmay Tathagat
Acknowledgement prize 2005
Asia Pacific
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