World’s first ‘forest city’ covered in millions of plants to be built in China

World’s first ‘forest city’ covered in millions of plants to be built in China
 

The world’s first forest city is being built in China where all buildings will be covered in plants and trees in a bid to combat pollution.
Italian architects Stefano Boeri Architetti say 30,000 people will call the Liuzhou Forest City home when it is constructed in a few years time.
The architects hope the city will absorb around 10,000 tons of CO2, 57 tons of pollutants and produce 900 tons of oxygen each year.
Offices, houses, hotels hospitals will be entirely covered by 40,000 trees and one million plants of more than 100 species, while a fast rail line and roads for electric cars will... read more

 
12 February 2018 in Hot News, Views: 34
Source: Metro
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31