Posts Tagged 'building'

Green Roofs: International Inspirations

Just imagine kicking off your shoes, wriggling your toes between the blades of grass, the fresh smell of flowers and spring air, with the urban noise fading against the sound of chirping birds as you look out over the city skyline. Many would describe this scene as one from an utopian dream when in reality this ideal has already been captured in many large cities across the globe.

3 of 17: Does green equate sustainability?

In October this year, the Future Cape Town team were fortunate enough to have been able to attend the Green Building Council of South Africa’s Annual Convention and Exhibition. In the third article in our series of 17 Sustainable Ideas for COP17, team member Mayra Hartmann reports back on some of the major topics and […]