Gallery: Vancouver 2010 Promises Greenest Olympic Games Ever


From the world’s largest hydrogen bus fleet to a six-acre multi-use Olympic Oval, British Columbia appears determined to host the “greenest games ever” in Vancouver come February. The city has constructed a series of stunning sustainably-built structures in preparation for upcoming events, and has also kicked off its naturally:wood website, which offers a free digital tool kit for Building Green with Wood and insight into how BC’s sustainable forestry helps LEED the way for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Read on for just a few of the Olympic buildings boasting impressive LEED certification standards.

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  1. moscow hotels February 22, 2010 at 10:14 am

    Vancouver is an amazing city and the best one to live in, according to many ratings of the last several years. The games are organized on a very high level. But unfortunately there was a terrible accident with that man in his sledge. When I saw it on the video how it happened it seemed to me the descent wasn’t constructed to be quite safe.

  2. ArthurPrudentt777 December 12, 2009 at 2:51 pm

    I hope London would follow on 2012

  3. Chasing Distractions December 12, 2009 at 8:41 am

    This is amazing. I will be volunteering at the 2010 games and can’t wait to be part of this monumental event.

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