Pierre Cardin’s Plans for a Futuristic Venice Skyscraper Finds Opposition

August 2, 2012 by  
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Millionaire high fashion designer and politician Pierre Cardin’s plans for a futuristic skyscraper near Venice is turning quite a few heads. The proposed 800ft, nearly $2 billion project, dubbed the “ Palais Lumiere “,  is garnering criticisms that it will ruin the skyline of the UNESCO World Heritage city.   Read the rest of Pierre Cardin’s Plans for a Futuristic Venice Skyscraper Finds Opposition Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: daily mail , Eiffel Tower , Gulf , high fashion , italy , louvre , luca zaia , marco polo airport , palais lumiere , pierre cardin , porto marghera , rodrigo basilicati , st. mark’s square , tomaso montanari , veneto , Venice , world heritage city

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London 2012 Olympic Games Serviced By Green Vehicle Fleet

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The London 2012 Olympic Games has labelled itself as the ‘Green Olympics’ , and although it has failed to be so in several aspects , it has succeeded in terms of transportation with its fleet of hydrogen and electric powered vehicles. With any Olympic Games, logistics and transportation is essential, whether it is transporting the athletes to their venues, or simply moving equipment around the Olympic Park. For the London Games, Olympic partner BMW and European company HY-TEC have deployed thousands of electric vehicles — many of them fueled by clean energy! Read the rest of London 2012 Olympic Games Serviced By Green Vehicle Fleet Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: BMW , e-vehicles , electric bmw , electric fleet , electric mini cooper , electric vehicles , Green Olympics , green vehicles , hydrogen black cabs , hydrogen fuel cell , hydrogen vehicles , london 2012 , london 2012 olympic games

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