Green (Sustainable) Building-Quranic Idea
Asst. Prof. Dr. Qasim M. Shakir
University of Kufa/Faculty of engineering
The green building is defined as the kind of buildings that aim to make the environment a better place to live and to rationalize the consumption of natural resources in order to preserve the wealth of future generations. It is characterized by its efficient use of energy and water, the adoption of renewable energy sources, the exploitation of rain water, the encouragement of recycling and the reliance on natural ventilation and lighting. So as to reduce the environmental pollution resulting from the activity of the condominium. They are aimed at better air quality, abundant natural lighting, green lighting, and noise control making these buildings a better place to work or live.