Platinum Green certification awarded for Kochi Metro stations

A total of 16 Metro stations already have this recognition

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The Kochi Metro’s operations command centre at Muttom and the stations at Ernakulam South, Kadavanthra, Elamkulam, Vyttila, Thykoodam and Petta have been awarded Platinum Green certification.

A total of 16 Metro stations already have this recognition.

The IGBC Green Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) rating was launched by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) to encourage green concepts in design, construction and operation of all new rail-based MRTS projects.

The rating system verified the Kochi Metro’s efforts to address the best site selection and national priorities like conserving natural resources, demand side energy and water efficiency, adoption of renewable energy, waste management, management of commuter health, and comfort.

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