24 Feb '12, 10am

Will Apple's 'Spaceship' Be the Greenest Building Ever?

Will Apple's 'Spaceship' Be the Greenest Building Ever?

But not everyone’s convinced of the ‘Spaceship’ and its neo-eco aims. The New Yorker’s Paul Goldberger feels that it represents a big donut saying, “Steve Jobs, speaking to the Cupertino City Council, likened the building to a spaceship. But buildings aren’t spaceships, any more than they are iPhones.” Other detractors aren’t convinced that the new building will be as sustainable as Apple initially claimed and a few non-believers simply feel the mega-structure is unrealistic and too out there. Some Santa Clara residents have reported that Apple need to ensure the environmental impact is minimal, for example they will have to deal with a new influx of traffic into the area and the proper environmental studies need to be audited in order to reduce the effect of the building on people that live and work in the vicinity.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/02/will-apples-spaceship...

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