Benoy Architects Top Taiwan High Speed Rail’s Hsin Chu Station Mall with a Lush Green Roof

March 5, 2014 by  
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Benoy Architects masterminded a green architectural design for Taiwan High Speed Rail’s (THSR) Hsin Chu Station Mall. The low density green-roofed retail project combines the futuristic look of high speed rail and Hsin Chu’s identity as the ‘Windy City.’ It also boasts several sustainable strategies, including rainwater collection, grey water recycling and solar panels. Read the rest of Benoy Architects Top Taiwan High Speed Rail’s Hsin Chu Station Mall with a Lush Green Roof Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “grey water reuse” , “solar energy” , benoy architects , green-roofed architecture , green-roofed mall , Hsin Chu Station Mall , mall design , rainwater harvesting , Shopping mall Taiwan , solar panels , Taiwan architects , taiwan architecture , Taiwan High Speed        

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Green-Roofed Chinese Shopping Mall is Topped With 4 Rooftop Villas

August 28, 2012 by  
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While New York is making strides in promoting the installation of green roofs throughout NYC, the city of Zhuzhou in Hunan, China is taking the idea of green roofs to new heights with a shopping mall topped with a lush living roof and a four-villa development! China Daily reports that the houses atop Jiutian International Square mall are intended to function as offices for employees of the mall’s real estate developer, and they present an intriguing possibility for urban areas seeking to offer residents more green space. Read the rest of Green-Roofed Chinese Shopping Mall is Topped With 4 Rooftop Villas Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: china , Green Building , green design , green roof , green-roofed mall , Jiutian International Square mall , Sustainable Building , sustainable design , Zhuzhou

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