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Gardens by the Bay Solar Supertrees Evening

Solar Supertrees are vertical gardens in Gardens by the Bay in Singapore that are designed to mimic the ecological functions of real trees. Each structure is outfitted with an array of photovoltaic cells that collect and store solar energy throughout the day – power that’s used to illuminate the garden when the sun goes down each night. Their unique shape serves as rainwater collectors to help funnel water to fountain displays and irrigation systems.  ©2014 Gardens by the Bay

Solar Trees in City Gardens (Singapore)

A spectacular grove of solar trees is rooted along Marina Bay in Singapore as part of the 250-acre (101 hectares) Gardens by the Bay city park. Called Supertrees, they behave as vertical gardens - generating solar power, acting as exhaust air towers ...more

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Window Heat Gain Calculator

This tool calculates the solar heat gain through vertical windows in temperate latitudes. From Sustainable by Design
Christopher ...more

Emissivity of Materials Chart

Average emissivity values have been taken from various sources and are presented for reference only. Please refer to the EOI primer on emissivity ...more

R-Values Table for Materials

Chart of all materials types, their thickness and R-value


Solar Site Survey (USA)

Evaluating Your Site For Solar Energy
There are two basic questions to answer to determine if solar can work well at your location: Does ...more

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Atelier One Structural Engineers (UK)

Over the years, Atelier One has worked with many architects, artists and designers, both within the UK and internationally. Completed projects ...more

Wilkinson Eyre Architects (UK)

Wilkinson Eyre Architects is among the UK’s leading design practices, and is responsible for a large portfolio of international projects. WE ...more

Atelier Ten Mechanical Electrical Engineers (UK)

Founded in 1990 in London by a team of progressive engineers, Atelier Ten has offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, New York, New Haven, San Francisco, ...more

Fieldwire Construction App

An easy way for foremen, supers, and engineers to access blueprints and share information without leaving the jobsite. It works seamlessly on ...more

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