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ECOCITY, the World Summit on sustainable cities

 

ECOCITY, the World Summit on sustainable cities

 

ECOCITY, the World Summit on Sustainable Cities, will be held from 25 to 27 September 2013.It will be followed by the Summit of the Mexico City Pact Signatories on Saturday 28 September. The two events are very complementary.
ECOCITY will take shape over

The Biotecture Model Building

 

The Biotecture Model Building – Earthships is a green building model according to which the Most Versatile and Economical building design in the world. Earthships can be built in any part of the world, in any climate and

Nantes Green European Capital 2013

 

Nantes Green European Capital 2013

Nantes Green European Capital 2013 located on the Loire River Western France, about 50 kilometers from the Atlantic coast. Nantes is the sixth largest city in France actually one of its most pioneering metropolitan areas. Some years ago was an industrial area for shipbuilding. Nantes tried hard and accomplishes to be transformed to an ambitious sustainable model.

ANDREAS SYNGROS PARK

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ANDREAS SYNGROS PARK

ANDREAS SYNGROS PARK at Athens Hellas.
Athens. A city full of memories, dear to its people, but also rich in concrete, buildings and air pollution. Almost like on oasis, on Kifissias road, at the borders of three municipalities (Amaroussion, Kifissia and Melissia), you can find the only natural forest left in the area, and maybe in the whole region of Athens, the Syngros Park.

Green roofs

 

Green roofs, considered to be an Eco alternative to traditional roof materials such as metal, tile, wood, fiberglass or asphalt are gaining more and more ground in the world.

Athens Classic Marathon 2012

 

Athens Classic Marathon 2012

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Athens Classic Marathon 2012, was an amazing Marathon original run race this year, with about 26000 participating elite runners. Raymond Bett of Kenya was the winner in 2 hours, 11 minutes and 35 seconds.
The Athens Classic Marathon 2012, is part of the 2,500th anniversary of the battle of Marathon in 490 BC and the legendary run by Pheidippides from the Marathon Battlefield to the city of Athens.
The race started at 09.00 earlier today with a record number of participating runners, athletes as well as many people and a great number of Greek Citizens all ages joined on 5 km, 10 km, and the classic marathon of the 42km race.

 The Athens Classic Marathon Race 2012, joined important events that took place on 8th , 10th and 11th November at The City of Marathon Greece.

Chengdu a Green City in China

 

Chengdu a Green City in China
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Chengdu a Green City in China, is an ambitious project of the first sustainable and car-less city in China. The Chengdu city will cover an area of 1.3 square kilometer in a landscape of valleys and forests with rich water sources and is planned for 80.000 people.

About World Cities Summit 2012

 About World Cities Summit 2012

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About World Cities Summit 2012, the top quality exhibition, regarding liveable and Sustainable Cities will be opening doors from 1-4 July 2012 at

How Green is Green

How Green is Green

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The McGraw-Hill Construction study based on the last two years of available data shows that the US green building market continues to grow rapidly, i.e. 50 % for green office buildings, while in Pittsburgh alone, there are now at least 75 LEED-certified facilities. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, a rating system designed by

The World Cities Summit 2012

 

The World Cities Summit 2012

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The World Cities Summit 2012  Liveable and Sustainable Cities – Integrated Urban Solutions  will be from 1-4 July 2012 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Marian Bay Sands Singapore

The World Cities Summit 2012 Expo is a global marketplace offering a great number of opportunities as models of urban cities, sustainable city challenges, innovative urban solutions that enhance