Gallery: Foster + Partners Unveil Solar World Cup Stadium for Qatar

 

Qatar is bidding to host the World Cup in 2022, and now they’ve got Foster + Partners backing them up with a stunning energy-efficient world-class football stadium. The Lusail Iconic Stadium was revealed today at the Leaders in Football conference in London, and it will be large enough to seat over 86,000 spectators. Built specifically for the extreme summer conditions of the capital city Doha, the stadium will be stay cool in the hot, hot heat and also generate solar power from the parking lot canopies surrounding the stadium.

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  1. EnsoATL October 7, 2010 at 10:52 am

    What a gorgeous stadium! This is a great example of how eco-friendly designs are the future of architecture in the modern world.

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