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beautiful living wall plants absorb emit oxygen & reduce the urban heat island effect. Outdoor Gardens, Indoor Outdoor, Landscape Design, Garden Design, Vertical Green Wall, Urban Heat Island, Green Facade, Green Roofs, Green Architecture

Caixa Forum, Madrid Spain – Herzog & de Meuron

CaixaForum Madrid is a museum and cultural center in Paseo del Prado 36, Madrid. It is sponsored by La Caixa. It was constructed by the Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron from 2001 to 2007, which combined an old abandoned electrical station with new construction of floors which are encased with oxidized cast-iron, which was meant to be of a similar color and weight as the brick…

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Green roofs mitigate urban heat island effect, control stormwater run-off, reduce sound reflection and transmission, and lower heating and cooling costs, as well as sustain local wildlife. They also look really, really cool.

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Green walls are essentially a living, and therefore self-regenerating, cladding system using climbing plants. Even small, difficult spaces have potential. Architecture Design, Green Architecture, Facade Design, Fence Design, Plant Wall, Plant Decor, Creepers Plants, Vertikal Garden, Urban Heat Island

Green and living walls – planting the walls of buildings with vegetation

Green walls are essentially a living, and therefore self-regenerating, cladding system using climbing plants. Even small, difficult spaces have potential.

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Cities Built to Thrive [infographic]

As city budgets tighten across America, it is critical for us to adopt greener, more cost-efficient ways to operate where we live. With a view to that, this infographic presents 10 green ways we can improve our cities.

Unintended Consequences of Reflective Pavements and the Urban Heat Island Effect Retention Pond, Political Geography, Asphalt Pavement, Urban Heat Island, Unintended Consequences, Smart City, Smart Water, Physical Science, Sustainable Architecture

Reflective Pavements and Urban Heat Island | Asphalt Pavement Alliance

Drivability matters. From safety and sustainability to noise and smoothness, asphalt pavements ensure the ride drivers demand.

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98 Likes, 8 Comments - The Green Initiative (@green_initiative) on Instagram: “The amazing benefits of urban Vertical Gardens are; Aesthetic Improvements Reduction of the Urban…”

Native prairie grasses and wildflowers grow atop a green roof on the Chicago City Hall building, in downtown Chicago, IL. Chicago is the greenest city in the United States. Chicago Travel, Chicago City, Chicago Usa, Chicago Illinois, Chicago Trip, Chicago Style, Hotels In Bangkok, Places In Chicago, Sustainable Architecture

The 2004 study for City of Toronto entitled ‘The Environmental Benefits and Costs of Green Roof Technology,’ reveals a thoroughly detailed exploration, summary and recommendations covering green roofs, types, storm water systems, combined sewers, air quality emissions, building level benefits, energy and the ‘urban heat island’.

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Infographic: Urban Heat Islands in America

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Modern architects and designers understand the health benefits of buildings incorporating plants so they’ve built structures to be more conducive to vegetation. Green Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Urban Heat Island, Residential Building Design, Leed Certification, Modern Architects, Diy Greenhouse, Green Building, Sustainability

Israel's "Living Building" In Jerusalem Grows With the Seasons - Green Prophet

While many countries are taking pride in their sustainable of “green” building technologies, and LEED certification as we learn from Qatar, Israel may have gotten the upper hand by unveiling what it refers to as a “living building.” It even includes residency for local animals including porcupines. This new living-with-nature concept was inaugurated on January …

This infographic explains cities are full of heat trapping black surfaces, like black pavement raising city temps up to 22 degrees hotter than nearby suburbs. Sustainability Education, Urban Heat Island, Urban Ideas, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Cool Roof, Alternative Energy

Urban Heat Islands are bad for our environment. Check out these statistics on just how bad they can be for your neighborhood.

A large metropolis can become a much warmer climate than rural areas around it. Green roofs have become a popular solution for reducing this urban heat island effect. Click this article to learn more about how to grow a green roof garden. Urban Heat Island, Roofing Options, Roofing Materials, Residential Roofing, Living Roofs, Cool Roof, Roof Architecture, Rooftop Deck, Pergola Shade

What Is A Green Roof: Ideas For Creating Green Roof Gardens

A large metropolis can become a much warmer climate than rural areas around it. Green roofs have become a popular solution for reducing this urban heat island effect. Click this article to learn more about how to grow a green roof garden.