12 Apr '11, 9am

Top 10 Climate Capitalists of the 21st Century

Top 10 Climate Capitalists of the 21st Century

Founder of Foster + Partners architectural firm (1967) his company has been behind some impressive green building projects. But nothing compares with what his team is doing with Masdar City (Masdar) in Abu Dabhi. Yes, the same place that is home to about 8% of the world’s crude oil reserves, will also be home to one of the most sustainable cities in the world, thanks in large part to Foster + Partners. Masdar City aspires “to be one of the most sustainable cities in the world… that places its resident companies in the heart of the global renewable energy and cleantech industry. Situated 17km from downtown Abu Dhabi, Masdar City is a high-density, pedestrian-friendly development where current and future renewable energy and clean technologies are showcased, marketed, researched, developed, tested and implemented.”

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/04/top-10-climate-capita...

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