BIG’s design for a whimsical museum dedicated to the Danish toy looks like, well, a big pile of overlapping Lego bricks, complete with the round “studs.”
Italian firm 3Gatti used local sun parasol designs as inspiration for the new sun shading mechanisms that will be added to Shanghai’s converted Madrid Pavilion.
A new window glass technology is being used in a Tokyo skyscraper to direct daylight as deep as 15 meters into the building’s interior and reduce energy use.
New research from the University of Oregon shows how “origami” sunshades can strategically control solar gain in different seasons and in different climates.
Amonix, a utility-scale concentrated photovoltaic solar power manufacturer, earns LEED Gold for its headquarters and a manufacturing plant.
A new product uses a PV solar panel connected to indoor LED lights to simulate the daylighting effects of a skylight, without requiring users to cut a hole in the roof.