Indian Railways Secunderabad station is 1st to achieve IGBC green platinum rating! Details & pictures here


Indian Railways Secunderabad station is 1st to achieve IGBC green platinum rating! Details & pictures here

Indian Railways Secunderabad station: The biggest rail hub in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, Secunderabad junction station, is the first Indian Railways station to be awarded with green ‘Platinum rating’ by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). The green station has achieved this feat with its several energy conservation initiatives and inclusion of modern passenger amenities. The station falls under the Secunderabad division of the South Central Railways (SCR) zone and is influenced by the historical Nizamesque architecture. The station building resembles a fort and is also one of the tourist attractions in the city.

Major energy conservation initiatives at Secunderabad railway station:

  • Air conditioned waiting halls equipped with CO2 sensors: Sumit Sharma, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager, Secunderabad Division said that the AC waiting halls have been equipped with CO2 sensors, with a digital display board. As soon as the digital board crosses the 700 PPM mar Read more

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