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South Korea recently announced plans to construct a sustainable super-city that stands to eclipse the size of Masdar in the UAE. Designed by Foster + Partners together with PHA and Mobility in Chain, the Incheon mixed-use development will be a model of self-sufficent sustainability and will serve as an epicenter for the development of green technologies just north of Seoul.

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  1. Alexander Arch May 15, 2010 at 5:41 pm

    its amazing, they would rather spend billions on this than millions updating the systems of a prexisting city.

  2. lynn September 5, 2009 at 4:35 pm

    in 10 to 15 years, everyone who wants them will already have all the photo voltaic and wind systems they need. Only two industries for that volume cf city? Making curvy plant like lines to make it green? The real future is totally independent structures and a more local interactive community with lots less need for large transportation systems.
    Back to the drawing board guys.

  3. allilin September 3, 2009 at 10:12 pm

    Foster and parents are desperate for big projects. Big project but with no intention for materialisation – just speculative greenwashed investment scam schemes. Sir Foster should give up expensive hobbies and kill his ego first , then he could go back on the drafting board and do some research on what exatly sustainablility means and what we need to reconsider if we are meant to suceed as a whole man+nature.

  4. DavidCEisen August 31, 2009 at 11:07 am

    Another sustainable city built at what appears to be sea level. In 75 years they are going to need to relocate all those people or start building dikes.

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