Skip to main content. March 12, Good Environment. The future of urban farming is under construction in Sweden as agricultural design firm Plantagon works to bring a year-old vision to life: The city of Linkoping will soon be home to a story "vertical greenhouse. Plantagon predicts that growing these plants in the city will make food production less costly both for the environment and for consumers, a key shift as the world's population grows increasingly urban percent of the world's residents will live in cities by , the United Nations estimates. The greenhouse is a conical glass building that uses an internal "transportation helix" to carry potted vegetables around on conveyors.
T here's a mini-boom in construction. You may not have realised this. But I'm surrounded by it, and have a good idea of what kind of boom it'll turn out to be. I live halfway between a building named for its resemblance to an electric razor , and one known as the Shard. Twice a week, I cycle over London Bridge, and risk life and limb craning my neck to look at a megastructure taking shape in front of the train sheds. Its bottom half is now sheathed in glass, a concrete core sprouting from the centre. On this, stencilled in blue, are the floor numbers — if I squint, I can see we're up to about 56, out of
As a result of its admission of guilt, the company formerly known as Bovis Lend Lease will avoid prosecution. It is seen as the largest construction fraud settlement in the city's history. Additionally, James Abadie, the former principal in charge of Bovis' New York office, pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit mail and wire fraud. The penalties will go toward the federal government and restitution to victims.
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