Shell Pulls Out of Oil-Shale Project in Colorado After Spending Millions in Exploration

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Royal Dutch Shell PLC recently joined Chevron in its abandonment of oil-shale projects in Colorado. After spending nearly $30 million in exploration, the company decided to leave the Western Slope shale rock deposits. They exited citing a shift in energy markets since they began their project in 1982. Read the rest of Shell Pulls Out of Oil-Shale Project in Colorado After Spending Millions in Exploration Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: black sunday , Chevron , colorado , Exxon , fossil fuel , government subsidies , jet fuel , kelly op de weegh , natural gas , oil expploration , oil prices , oil shale , parachute , rockies , royal dutch shell plc , Utah , west slope , wyoming        

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A Lush Living Wall Skirts Aedas’ New Composite Building in Hong Kong

September 26, 2013 by  
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Instead of designing a swanky tower in an overcrowded neighborhood in Hong Kong , international architecture firm Aedas opted to create an apartment building that reinterprets Hong-Kong’s traditional architecture. Located in the Mongkok District, which has a population density of 130,000 people per square kilometer, the new tower features a lush living wall that enhances quality of life in the neighborhood. Read the rest of A Lush Living Wall Skirts Aedas’ New Composite Building in Hong Kong Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green wall” , “living wall” , aedas , Aedas Architects , Aedas Composite building , high-rise design , Hong Kong , Hong-Kong architecture , Hong-Kong skyscrapers , Hong-Kong towers , pixelated facades , skyscrapers , sustainable towers , vertical garden        

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A Lush Living Wall Skirts Aedas’ New Composite Building in Hong Kong

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