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22.07.08  Free Solar Equipment

A graduate of HEC, a former banker and consultant in the energy field, Thierry Lepercq today is at the head of Sun Direct, the first French operator dedicated electricity with solar energy. Created in 2006, his company offers owners to equip their free roof and solar panels and produces energy it sells directly to EDF.

21.07.08  The Top 50 architects as Wallpaper

Every year, the magazine Wallpaper team sifts the fine architecture of the global flower to give us its reasoned selection. In this year 2008, the trendy British magazine offers us

21.07.08  Migrating Formations: the future of Wall

From July 20 20 2008 October, the studio in New York Contemporary Architecture Practice (CAP) is exposed to the Museum of Modern Art in New York. With the installation "Migrating Formations", CAP outlines the contours of the future wall.

18.07.08  recycled architecture

Sustainable design, a requirement which now guide the process of growing number of eco-architects. In addition to the projects using the latest technological advances such as Masdar, the first ultra-modern city with zero emissions of Foster and Partners

17.07.08  Flare, dynamic façade system

Recently unveiled to the public during the exhibition NEXT - Art and technology in Arhus in Denmark, Flare is a new system for creating animated facades or walls. Presented by Berlin of Whitevoid, Flare consists of modules made of metal prisms mounted on small air cylinders.

16.07.08  Mini home

Creator of tiny houses, American Jay Shafer crisscrosses the United States to share his vision and expertise. At the wheel of her truck, a house of 9 m² as a trailer, Shafer organized in every city and stage workshops to discover the curious and the enthusiasts another way of living.

15.07.08  Demolish smooth

For dismantling old buildings Tokyoites, the Japanese construction firm Kajima Corporation has developed an amazing demolition process. First, structural columns and parts of the ground floor are destroyed and replaced by telescopic poles. After positioning of the supporting posts, the workers carry out the demolition of the ground floor.

14.07.08  3D Internet: another way to communicate

Alternativa3D 3D is a new engine developed by the team of Russian developers Alternativa. Its uniqueness is to offer 3D real-time visualization within the window of your browser. Based on Flash technology, it requires no software installation except Adobe Flash Player plugin installed on approximately 9 95% of personal computers according to specialists Alternativa.

12.07.08  Solar Energy: new perspectives

MIT researchers have developed a solar concentrator process for capturing sunlight over the entire surface of a glass sheet and to concentrate the energy thus collected on the edges thereof. According to Science and Life "coating the glazing is not expensive and easily supports surface irregularities. The coating is an organic ink which is deposited by a printing process on a very regular glass.

11.07.08  Drape light

With Rhyme and Reason, the designer Mary Huang uses light as material to create scalable and surprising clothes. Just like this stole cotton and embroidery incorporating 24 white LEDs powered by mains or battery,

10.07.08  Sharing models 3D online

Dassault Systemes community site dedicated to creating 3D, www.3dvia.com allows its users to share their achievements with 3D more. Host your work in multiple formats, showcase your project or discover those of others, is simple now. Thousands of models are made available as well: characters, objects, furniture, architectural elements or buildings including the Eiffel Tower, the Tower project Jean-Michel Wilmotte signal for the Defence or the Beijing Olympic Stadium by Herzog and de Meuron. The models are exposed not only downloaded but also, important detail, and manipulated directly online in real time ... Community, 3dvia also allows users to share their experiences and knowledge and offers various tutorials and creative tools 3D, used online or to download.

09.07.08  Japanese exchangers

Discover a series of photographs of 78 Japanese Ken Ohyama. Day or night, interchanges with endless curves,