The Relationship Of The Triple Bottom Line In Sustainable Construction

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Scope
This assignment fixate on the relationship of the triple bottom line with the sustainable development principles like ecological footprints and bio-capacity which are to be considered in the sustainable construction which further signifies triple bottom line in sustainable development and construction. Covering the role of TBL in sustainability, a well formalised sustainability report of a hypothetical construction or infrastructure company established globally is to be made for annual GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) submission, considering reporting parameters like strategic analysis, governance, engagement, commitments, management approach and any challenges or issues faced by the company to maintain sustainability in the construction
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Introduction............................................................................................................. 4
1. General concept of "TBL (Triple bottom Line)"................................................. 5
2. Relationship of TBL with key themes of sustainable development................... 6
3. Relationship of TBL with key principles of sustainable development.............. 7
4. Relationship of TBL with key questions of sustainable development............... 7
5. Significance of TBL in sustainable development................................................ 8
6. Significance of TBL in sustainable construction................................................. 9
7. References............................................................................................................ 10
8. TBL reporting exercise based on Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)................... 11
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Resources which are considered in Environmental sustainability are Materials utilized for construction, Energy (Electricity) utilized in construction, Water utilized for commixing or remedying or any other construction operation, Carbon emissions, Effluents and waste engendered from the materials and remains, Products and accommodations (Maintenance), Convey (Fuel utilized in loading unloading) & overall demand and supply rule. By taking in considerations of these resources and its balanced used company or organization will have a "good return and profitability on investment", "with the focused calculations energy costs on the projects can be reduced"," reduction in carbon emission can be quantified which pushes the project towards the sustainable

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