As everyone knows, Denmark, is best know of energy consumption and green solution in the market. So, the Danish Energy Agency developed the first hydrogen community in world, for domestic consumption.
The village of Vestenskov was transformed to integrate a system that provide electricity and heating consumption for the houses, based on sustainable energy sources combined with hydrogen technology, fuel cell system and components.
Masterplan, resource: www.energymap.dk
After Copenhagen design week, ARCHITEXTING presents you another similar scale event: Vienna design week from 30th September until 9th October!
Vienna design week homepage
Selfridges facade- Kaplicky
If you ever came into a little contact with architecture, you are probably more than familiar with this picture: the famous facade of the Selfridge´s in Birmingham, UK. What you´ve might not known is its author: Jan Kaplicky, Czech-born architect.
Pressalit A/S and Design at Arkitektskolen Aarhus are inviting everyone to their project on design on 14 September 2011! A director of Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design, Royal College of Art, Jeremy Myerson, will give a lecture with the topic ‘Designing with people at the front end of innovation’.
What is BIM?
BIM means Building Information Modeling. It is a process that help and prepare architectures, engineers, constructing managements and students in this field to model, visualize and simulate their projects while exploring sustainable design analysis and design.
BIM, resource: http://usa.autodesk.com/building-information-modeling/about-bim/