Posts Tagged ‘green architecture’

Temple in Singapore Generates Renewable Energy Using Wind and Solar Energy Generators

Wednesday, September 9, 2009 3:08 1 Comment

The Po Ern Shi Temple from Singapore could be the world’s greenest temple. The ecologically friendly temple has achieved a carbon neutral status by producing all the electricity it needs from renewable sources.

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Sustainable Skin Defines Space and Harvests Rainwater

Thursday, August 6, 2009 0:52 No Comments

FTL Design Engineering Studio have developed a single sustainable skin to define space, washed with day lighting and harvesting rain water. the new Rosa Parks Transit Center which will include a roof canopy to offer outdoor waiting areas, a passenger terminal and a drop off area to play a pivotal role in providing alternative means [...]

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World’s First Stadium Powered by Solar Energy

Thursday, May 14, 2009 23:13 No Comments

With a futuristic design, the new horse shoe-shaped structure in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, is the first stadium in the world to provide power using solar energy technology. The Massive building has been built for the World Games which will take place in the city in July.

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Mobile tower generates electricity from mechanical energy

Thursday, May 7, 2009 6:21 No Comments

Recently ‘Phyte’, a 380m mobile tower was announced as the winner of a competition held by the Fondation Societe Tour Eiffel. However the designer Nicolas Mouret was later stripped of his prize because he is not officially an architect.Gus Eiffel, who was an engineer and not an architect, must have flipped over in his grave. [...]

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