Gallery: SOM to Create Amazing Green Tech City for Hanoi, Vietnam

 

Modern green architecture goes way beyond simple buildings — more and more, we see entire eco-cities and sustainable villages popping up across the globe. Leading green architects have designed eco-cities for Germany, China, Estonia, even the oceans. Most recently, Hanoi, Vietnam awarded the commission for its own Green Tech City to SOM, Inc. The winning design integrates two existing villages to create a sustainable city for 20,000 people that will reduce carbon emissions and energy consumption while enhancing and greening the local culture and urban heritage.

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