World’s greenest building?

http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/cities/video-greenest-building-in-world-uses-no-water-or-electricity/841?tag=nl.e660

 

 

’Most energy-efficient building in the world’ being built in Seattle

Imagine a downtown Seattle building where you pay no energy bills. A building so green, it acts more like a living organism than a mix of metal and mortar. One is being built in Seattle right now. KING 5’s Eric Wilkinson reports. view full article

 

How is this even possible? All of the building’s power will come from solar panels studding its roof and façade. But that’s not nearly enough to power a conventional building, which is where the designers of the Cascadia Center get really clever.

 

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