New Era in Architecture

#green #tower #solarpower #technology #lucacurci #architecture

Resigned to the fact that rising sea levels are inevitable at this point, architects are starting to create feasible, water-based living solutions. According to Inhabitat.com Italian architect Luca Curci has just unveiled a design that envisions a so...

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World’s Tallest Solar Tower To Go Up In Dubai

#solarpower #green #uae #dubai #technology

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, a giant single site solar park in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is set to become even bigger courtesy of a new 700-megawatt solar extension. A contract to build the extension was awarded over the weekend. The...

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World’s Largest Bookstore Opens In Tehran

#tehran #bookstore #record #green #iran

Book lovers, we’ve found your dream destination – the world’s largest bookstore just opened in Tehran, Iran. The Book Garden is a gigantic green-roofed building measuring 14.300 square meters that has 19.300 meters of shelves packed with millio...

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Cactus Twin Towers To Be Built In Copenhagen

#skyscrapers #green #denmark #copenhagen #ikea

Enormous “Cacti” will soon pop up in the heart of Copenhagen. Architecture firm BIG has unveiled plans to build an eye-catching pair of buildings with a spiny appearance in the city’s Vesterbro district. Created in collaboration with Danish pra...

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Wood, Green And Modular Construction In One Project

#wooden #treebuilding #canada #green #eco

Penda, in collaboration with Canadian company Tmber, have proposed what they are calling the Toronto Tree Tower, an 18-story residential block that would stand 62 meters tall, with a modular structure made from cross-laminated timber (CLT), reported ...

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