It only took seven weeks to replace a graffiti ridden wall with a gorgeous vertical garden that helps clean the air and improve the neighborhood.
Part spaceship, part Bond villain’s lair, the winning design for France’s EuropaCity is a green-roofed underground city of sustainable fantasy. Can it come true?
Designer Elizabeth de Portzamparc uses a green roof in her design for the new Musée de la Romanité in France, to contrast with 2,000-year-old Roman ruins.
In celebration of Boxing Day, here are a few blue-collar examples of how reused shipping containers can add to the aesthetics of a site as well as to the environmental bottom line.
A small Parisian architecture firm chose straw as the main building material to design a cozy, naturally insulated “nest” that even the Big Bad Wolf would have to admire.
Green Car Reports takes a look at how France may well be Europe’s strongest electric car nation.
In France, the new Picardy Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry building is covered in a garden of climbing plants that make it look as old as the hills.
By replacing paint with a unique combination of water and LEDs, however, a French artist and designer seems to have elevated graffiti to a more elegant level.
Renault has unveiled plans for an electric car sharing service in France making use of its Twizy two-seater EV.
Portable and billed as easy to assemble, the Cookup 200 uses the concentrated rays of the sun to cook dinner for up to five in any sunny location.
What looks to be the world’s most ambitious electric car sharing service kicks off in Paris, France, with eventual plans for 1,000 kiosks and 3,000 small EVs for hire.