We have a policy of utilizing occupancy sensors to reduce electricity consuption and we make full use of low energy environmentally friendly LED and compact flourescent light bulbs throughout our buildings and gardens.
What does Environmental Sustainability Mean?
Environmental sustainability is the rates of renewable resource harvest, pollution creation, and non-renewable resource depletion that can be continued indefinitely. If they cannot be continued indefinitely then they are not sustainable.
What does Carbon Neutrality Mean?
Carbon neutrality, or having a net zero carbonfootprint, refers to achieving net zero carbon emissions by balancing a measured amount of carbon released with an equivalent amount sequestered or offset, or buying enough carbon credits to make up the difference.
Why should you care?
* Earth has limited resources and green businesses try to balance profits with the health of our environment and hence the health of humans and other living beings
* Imagine a world where everyone has access to clean air, clean water and good health
* As far as we know, earth is our only home. The nearest planet that can support life is thousands of years away. So we must do everything in our power to preserve the beauty and diversity of life it provides
What does ‘Living Green’ mean?
It means making choices and taking action to lead healthier and more sustainable lives.
We all must remember that the lives of all organisms on earth are ‘intertwined’ with each other and with the life of ‘Mother Earth’. We all want Earth to look ‘Green’ and be ‘Alive’ and support all the life forms. For that, we must start ‘Living Green’.
“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi
How can one live green?
There are so many ways. We all can get creative and think of novel ways to live green (and reduce our carbon footprint). It is a continuous learning experience – educate yourself! Some of the most common ways are: