Congratulations Team REED 5 from BNCA’s first year of environmental architecture department for being a finalist team in ‘Race to zero2018’ competition organized by U.S. Dept. of Energy.

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Team REED 5 from BNCA’s first year of environmental architecture department was selected as a finalist team in ‘Race to zero2018’ competition organized by U.S. Dept. of Energy and successfully presented their project in finals at Denver.

The team has designed an affordable Net Zero Energy residence in Shillong. The designed “So-home” i.e. Solar home is a uniquely conceptualized single unit residence tailor-made to suit the climate type of Shillong. The main aim of the project was to create zero energy, zero water, and low carbon affordable residential unit.  The team was guided by Prof. Prajakta Kulkarni and Prof. Namrata Dhamankar.\