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Your Roof: Once Black, Now Green

“Toronto has been aggressive about it: they have a new, comprehensive green roof law, the first one in North America. Efforts are already paying off: Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is reporting that the law has resulted in more than … Continue reading

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A green domino for Euronews !

Of bright green aluminium ! Lyon, France, Saturday 12 November 2011, at the site of its future world headquarters, Euronews laid the first stone of one of the most prominent buildings in Lyon’s new Confluence district, an urban renewal project … Continue reading

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Skyscraper Recipro-City – Living Structure

The skyscraper proposed by S3 Arquitectos was a finalist in the competition. It will be a living structure which will respond to the requirements of both the density and vibrancy of modern city and the tranquillity of a suburban life. … Continue reading

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Dochodo Zoo Island is an Eden at Sea

It sounds like the plot of the movie Jurassic Park (minus the dinosaurs), but JDS Architects have created an incredible plan for a zoo located on the South Korean island of Dochodo. The island could, according to the architecture firm, … Continue reading

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Project Haiti Orphanage and Children’s Center

Every story about green building is a story about people ! . Project Haiti Orphanage and Children’s Center is about the people of Haiti who are facing ongoing devastation following the earthquake of January 2010. It’s about a replicable, resilient … Continue reading

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