The World's Greenest Office Building Opens In Munich

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Munich, Germany now boasts the greenest office building in the world. NuOffice is off the charts in all sustainability metrics, easily achieving LEED Platinum status. European research project DIRECTION and scientists from Fraunhofer Institute for B...

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Google Plans For Enormous Green-Roofed Expansion Of California Headquarters

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Google has been cleaning up existing buildings in cities across the globe, from San Francisco to Berlin, turning them into colorful work and play environments that are the envy of every cubicle worker. But now the company has unveiled plans to build ...

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The World's First Vertical Forest Nears Completion

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When a few years ago, Italian architect Stefano Boeri announced about his plan to build world's first vertical forest in Milan, nobody believes, that the structure is certainly more than just a fantasy. In fact it's well on its way to being complete...

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China To Create Car-Free Satellite City

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Many may perceive China as a crowded, polluted country, but that legacy is changing. Chicago-based Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture just unveiled its master plan for Chengdu Tianfu District Great City, a self-sustaining satellite city that off...

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Dubai Builds Its First Green Building

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The government of Dubai has green-lit the Emirates' first sustainable building and construction is now well underway. The building, which is dedicated to the water and civil division of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), is designed to...

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