Gallery: Beijing’s Encapsulated ‘Parkview Green FangCaoDi’ Has Its Own ...

Materials were chosen based on their sustainability and the structure includes recycled materials from building demolitions for back-filling of the site and steel.

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  1. SkyKing July 16, 2012 at 11:19 am

    What is the payback period for the cost of the enclosure from the savings in energy, but taking into account the offsetting costs of maintenance of the vegetation and filtering and treatment of different waters? Is it cost effective in China? Can it be cost effective in other global markets?

  2. bthinker July 15, 2012 at 3:02 pm

    I’m thinking I need to be an ARUP member, a company that would actually apply my many ideas on conservation.

  3. bthinker July 15, 2012 at 1:27 am

    I’m a fan.

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