04 Jul '12, 3pm

Update On Sky City One: Interview With Architect Xian Min Zhang

Update On Sky City One: Interview With Architect Xian Min Zhang

© Broad Sustainable Construction TreeHugger has been following the development of Sky City One from Broad Sustainable Construction very closely. Paula Alvarado caught up with Architect Xian Min Zhang of Broad in Rio, where he was representing Broad in a number of green initiatives, including " UN Global Compact, with Global Environment Facility (GEF) and with UNIDO, which in Rio launched a green industry platform." What do you do for the company? I’m the person who helps the company explain what BSC’s core values are and communicate them efficiently across the international public. Because what the Chinese are facing with urbanization and what the western are facing with urbanization are different games: in the past 15 years, maybe in the past 10, the equivalent to all the population in America, 300 million people, have moved to cities. We are at maybe 53% ratio of agraria...

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