Rem Koolhaas Saves the World with Eneropa

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And not ONE word about changing how people live. The HIGH demands for energy to power the myriad of electronic gadgets, that add very little to the quality of life, yet demand huge effort on the part of the planet.
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sorry his library is total crap, blank walls hostile to the street. egotechture. it's folks like him that are a drag on urban living. thank god most of europe doesn't look like his crap.
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actually, the 2050 roadmap DOES call for energy efficiency approach, though mostly through building-envelope, lighting, HVAC measures. specifically by meeting passivhaus or minergie levels of efficiency. here in WA, that's actually rather easy to achieve and doesn't cost too much money w/ right designers on board.
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You just like him because half his buildings appear to be Star Wars-inspired.