World Award 2015 - Category Earth

[WINNER] - From Trees to Forests to Water to Food: LIFE!

APPLICANT: GREEN ETHIOPIA
COUNTRY: ETHIOPIA


The overall objective of the Foundation Green Ethiopia is to fight erosion in rural areas of Ethiopia by reforesting hills and mountain sides primarily with indigenous trees. The developing forests increase biodiversity, soil fertility and support water harvesting.

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1Bligh, Sydney – Skyscraper of the future

APPLICANT: INGENHOVEN ARCHITECTS + ARCHITECTUS
COUNTRY: AUSTRALIA

The 1Bligh sky scraper was erected with recycled material from the demolished buildings which were substituted by the new project and has a double skin façade with thermal insulation and operable inside sun shading blinds.

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Sustainable Business Hotel

APPLICANT: CROWNE PLAZA COPENHAGEN TOWERS
COUNTRY: DENMARK

Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers is one of the first hotels in the world to be certified as a sustainable hotel, and it is Denmark’s first carbon neutral hotel building using various environmental friendly technologies.

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