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Vancouver: the World’s Up-and-Coming Greenest City

Surrounded by a dramatic panorama of mountains and ocean, Vancouver draws nature buffs and outdoor enthusiasts from around the world. In fact, not only the city becoming known internationally as an environmental leader, but Mayor Gregor Robertson has pledged that Vancouver will be the greenest city in the world by 2020. They’re already making a strong [...]

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Vertical Forest Hotel – A New Trend In Future Development?

Stefano Boeri Architetti, an Italian architectural firm, has come up with a new design for bringing the forest to urban population centers. The concept is “Go vertical”. Where available undeveloped land is sparse and very expensive, Stefano’s solution is to go vertical, to create a vertical forest. The concept is intriguing. As developers look for ways [...]

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