Big Plans For China’s Huge Eco-City

Business Insider article published at the beginning of the month (02.11.12)¬†on China’s plans for an entirely new eco-city named the “Great City” on the outskirts of Chengdu.

Scroll down the article to see the interesting concept design by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture.


The “Great City” is a plan for an ambitious urban center designed to limit its residents environmental impact by producing clean energy, reducing waste, and promoting public transportation over individual car use.

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Passionate about all things related to traditional architecture and cultures Amy has a keen interest in building restoration and sustainable architecture. Living in, and traveling around China has given Amy the opportunity to become increasingly exposed to many different forms of traditional Chinese architecture and local Chinese cultures.

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