26 Aug '13, 2pm
Project of the Week: Environment Park by Emilio Ambasz, Benedetto Camerana, ZinCo Cubiertas Ecológicas... #greenroofs
Environment Park - Parco Scientifico Tecnologico per l'Ambiente - or simply EnviPark, is a research and innovation center in Turin, Italy in a building environment that uses low environmental impact solutions. Built on the initiative of the Regione Piemonte, City of Turin and the European Union, it represents an innovative experience in Europe because it is the first Technological and Scientific Park dedicated to environmental technologies. Environment Park includes more than 70 international corporations all focused on eco-efficiency and the holistic approach to concepts of sustainability and environment. The research activities are mainly focused on four themes: BioArchitecture; Integrated Environmental Projects; Energy; and Plasma. Sectors include Renewable Energy - a mini-hydroelectricity plant is located inside Environment Park and a hydrogen production plant has thre...