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A multi-layered skin consisting of an outer skin, glazing, plants, woven material and a steel frame would line the tower, absorbing heat and CO2.

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  1. OFL Wins Competition wi... October 8, 2010 at 10:06 am

    […] is has two main elements: highly sustainable and habitable towers and a vast railway system. The towers will be composed of three different types of skyscrapers that will be a median height of 400 meters […]

  2. JohnVKaravitis September 29, 2010 at 6:09 pm

    John V. Karavitis This is a superb idea. The same idea has been proposed for farming, that is, vertical farms, where each floor is its own plot of arable land. I think that, as long as the religious leaders don’t object, then this is an excellent idea. I would like to see a bit more detail, though, as the pictures provided within the article are a bit difficult to make out. John V. Karavitis, John Karavitis, Karavitis, KC9ISD, YouTube, MySpace, BigSight, Xing, Wink.

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