A recent revision to Amazon’s planned Seattle campus includes “retro-futuristic” biospheres that will be built to LEED Gold standards and house plants from around the world.
Soon, New Yorkers will only feel guilty about calories when they visit the newest Applebee’s franchise, the first restaurant in the city to be awarded LEED Gold certification.
High-yield greenhouse tech developed by the Swedish government has found a home in Plantagon’s large-scale, vertical greenhouses designed for cities.
A greenhouse designed for urban rooftops makes use of a bamboo-based geodesic dome to house an aquaponic system capable of feeding four families year round.
A research consortium in the Basque region of Spain has developed a PV system for greenhouses that maximizes power production and manages the shading of crops.
Spain’s Neiker-Tecnalia has a new system for heating greenhouses with alternative energy, avoiding the greenhouse gases produced by diesel and heating oil boilers.