13 Feb '12, 1pm

World’s 1st Plantagon Greenhouse for Urban Farming Under Construction (in Sweden)

World’s 1st Plantagon Greenhouse for Urban Farming Under Construction (in Sweden)

Here’s a pretty cool urban farming solution—a Plantagon greenhouse for urban farming . Construction on the first one broke ground in Sweden last week. This unique vertical-farming greenhouse will also be “[part of] an international Centre of Excellence for Urban Agriculture, a demo-plant for Swedish clean-tech and a climate-smart way to use excess heating and CO2 from industries,” a news release on the groundbreaking states. Aside from offering an innovative vertical farming solution, “Plantagon plans to develop integrated solutions for energy, excess heat, waste, CO2 and water” in cooperation with several partners.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/02/13/worlds-1st-plantagon-...

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