Tagged: architecture


Green university to be built on polluted swamp

A polluted swamp in Bangladesh is set to be transformed into a green university. BRAC University will showcase sustainable, low-tech solutions, including natural cooling and vertical gardens. The Bangladesh-based nonprofit organization BRAC has plans to transform...


Solar-powered office building keeps workers cool

Stellar, a solar-powered commercial building, recently opened in India. It features a rainwater harvesting system and terraces to deflect the sun and mitigate high temperatures.   Mumbai-based design studio Sanjay Puri Architects recently unveiled Stellar,...