NJ Zinnia Premium Homes
NJ Zinnia’s Premium Homes are symbolic of the Indian state of Gujarat’s ambition to develop its brand identity in the global marketplace. The Bharuch district is known for diamond processing and as a vibrant industrial hub for cotton, petroleum, chemicals and petrochemicals. The district is part of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC), which is developing industrial areas as environmentally-friendly “smart cities” in India’s collaborative program with the government of Japan.
NJ Zinnia’s Premium Homes is a development of row houses designed by architect Ishwar Gehi and constructed by NJ India Realty, which provides end-to-end services in realty program management and execution. The two-story apartments are roughly 92 square meters in size and feature three bedrooms. New homeowners will save about 500 rupees per month due to energy and water conservation features.
Predicted Savings of EDGE Certification
Reduced window to wall ratio, reflective paint for tiles and roof, low-E coated glass, energy-efficient ceiling fans, energy-saving lighting and solar hot water collectors.
Low-flow showerheads, low-flow faucets for washbasins and kitchen sinks, dual flush for water closets and rainwater harvesting systems.
In-situ concrete with greater than 30% pulverized fly ash for floor slabs and roof construction, and in-situ reinforced concrete for internal and external walls.
*Part of the energy efficiency percentage may be associated with virtual energy for comfort depending on the presence of heating and cooling systems. Note that virtual energy does not contribute savings to utility bills.