Gensler’s Peter Weingarten on making super tall buildings super green

December 01, 2010 |

Peter Weingarten, Studio Director at Gensler and a BD+C 40 Under 40 winner, on why he thinks tall buildings are important in the context of sustainable design, despite the fact that concept of a ‘sustainable skyscraper’ seems like an oxymoron. Do you agree with his thinking?

http://www.gensleron.com/cities/2010/11/16/can-super-tall-be-super-green.html

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