Lego Invests $500 Million in German Offshore Wind Farm

February 24, 2012 by  
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It’s no surprise we are big LEGO fans here at Inhabitat – the iconic building blocks can be used to create everything from cameras and furniture to apartments and massive cathedrals . Now the toy maker is making headlines again by investing $500 million into green energy. Denmark-based LEGO will buy almost a third of a brand new German offshore wind power project planned by DONG Energy company . The investment will account for 32% of the 277 megawatt Borkum Riffgund wind farm 35 miles off the Northwest coast of Germany. This pricey move will not only help power the German grid, but will hopefully supply nearly all of LEGO’s energy needs with wind power. Read the rest of Lego Invests $500 Million in German Offshore Wind Farm Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , dong energy , dong wind farm , eco news , Electricity , energy investment , germany , green energy , green news , green power , lego , lego energy , lego investment , lego wind farm , news , power , renewable electricity , renewable energy , renewable energy ivestment , sustainable news , wind energy

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Green-Roofed Mirador Interactive Museum Melts into the Chilean Landscape

February 24, 2012 by  
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