The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction

January 31, 2014 by  
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Now that the futuristic SeaOrbiter marine vessel has successfully completed its crowdfunding campaign, the project is ready to enter the construction phase. The vessel is the brainchild of French architect Jacques Rougerie , and it will be the first vertical ship to navigate the world’s oceans. Thanks to their successful KissKissBankBank campaign , the team will soon be able to start building ‘the Eye of SeaOrbiter.’ Read the rest of The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: floating research center , futuristic ship design , green technology , Jacques Rougerie , marine architecture , marine research , ocean research , SeaOrbiter , SeaOrbiter marine vessel , Solar Power , wave power        

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Tour Singapore’s Greenest Building: BCA Academy’s Zero Energy Headquarters

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Singapore has no shortage of green buildings, but when it comes to energy-efficiency , there is one that surpasses all others. Home of the  Singapore Building and Construction Authority Academy , the Zero Energy Building (ZEB) has been hailed as the nation’s greenest thanks to its optimized mix of passive design, renewable energy sources and energy conservation training for occupants. The 3-story campus, which was retrofitted from a former workshop, houses offices, classrooms and a resource center, while also acting as a testbed for further energy efficiency studies. Read the rest of Tour Singapore’s Greenest Building: BCA Academy’s Zero Energy Headquarters Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bca academy , building construction authority , eco design , green buildings singapore , green design , net zero energy building , Singapore , singapore architecture , singapore green buildings , singapore net zero energy building , sustainable design        

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