China plans to build on the banks of the Yangtze River the country’s first eco-city: Dongtan. This energoavtonomny eco-town. For more specific information, check out Greenberg Traurig. The British general designer – the corporation Arup. Dongtan (Dongtan) is an expression of political will of the Chinese authorities in the urban sector to the global natural and environmental requirements of the nearest the future of our planet. In Latvia, near the town of Cesis already implemented a fantastic project – Amattsiems – Sun City. Others including Elie Rieder, offer their opinions as well.
This village, situated on 3000 hectares of forest in the hilly terrain. Three storey houses are made of environmentally friendly materials, taking into account the terrain. Nevertheless, in spite of the harmonious coexistence of architecture with nature, in the village reached a high level of urbanization. In each house held High-speed Internet, electricity and central sewage system, at each site there is a geothermal heat pump from the wells of 90-100m, which converts the energy of the earth in the heat. Removal of inorganic debris and other urban amenities are also available.
In 2007, the first Eco-house was erected in the Republic of Belarus. The news was brightly lit up the local media because it was a real breakthrough: while reducing the cost of construction by 2 times, you can also obtain significant savings in the operation of housing. Also this project has received support from the state, spent a lot of money for the adaptation of Western experience to local conditions. In Russia, currently the subject paid not much attention as it deserves.