UN Greening Initiative

Students from Mothithang Higher Secondary School paid a visit to the UN House today to learn about the greening initiative inside the UN House compound. The UN House was constructed in 2013 over an area of 6151.22 square meters. Some of the greening initiatives undertaken at the UN House are as follows:
1. Solar GRID system
2. Solar Heating System
3. Rain Water Harvesting
4. Paper Recycle
5. Hybrid Cars
7. Plastic Bottle Water Reduction

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