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Sandhya Patil

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Bringing over 24 years of experience as a sustainability specialist in the built environment, my expertise lies in strategizing and planning for green projects, navigating green building codes and standards, and conducting performance evaluation and bench marking.

I offer support in sustainable design for thermal comfort, energy optimization, and the execution of Grid Interactive/Net Zero projects.

Beyond that, I enjoy providing training sessions to diverse stakeholders in both the public and private sectors throughout India, covering a range of sustainability-related topics.

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Associate Director
, Mumbai

Boasting over 24 years as a seasoned sustainability specialist in the built environment, I bring a wealth of expertise to the table. My forte lies in devising strategic plans for green initiatives, adeptly navigating through green building codes and standards, and conducting meticulous performance evaluations and benchmarking exercises.

My focus extends to optimizing thermal comfort, enhancing energy efficiency, and spearheading the implementation of Grid Interactive/Net Zero projects. Moreover, I am passionate about imparting knowledge and regularly conduct training sessions for diverse stakeholders across the public and private sectors throughout India, covering a spectrum of sustainability-related topics.

• ACE -2024

• IGBC League- Mumbai Chapter (2018)

• BIG 5 construct India (2016 & 2017)

• Harz University, Wernigerode- Germany 2015

• ONGC energy Conservation week 2014

• EDRA Annual Conference, Edinburgh 2000

• Various Architecture colleges & private


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