Oasis-Sprouting Solar Umbrellas for Los Angeles

October 11, 2010 by  
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Project UMBRELLA just took the $5,000 first place award in The Architect’s Newspaper and SCI?Arc’s recent Los Angeles Cleantech Corridor and Green District Competition, which asked entrants to envision downtown LA as an incubator for green technology and jobs. Designed by Constantin Boincean, Ralph Bertram and Aleksandra Danielak, UMBRELLA features a series of umbrella-like solar evaporators that collect and clean city sewage so that it can eventually be released into the streets, generating a “transformation into a network of lush, cultivated landscapes.” Read the rest of Oasis-Sprouting Solar Umbrellas for Los Angeles http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , architect’s newspaper , cleantech corridor , Green Building , green design , Los Angeles , Sci-Arc , sustainable design , umbrella

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