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green dragon lake beijing china
       
     
green dragon lake beijing china

work by Jeffrey Till while Design Principal at Perkins + Will

for China Development Bank Capital, Beijing

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An international expert team of designers, engineers, financial analysts, developers, and information technologists were tasked with creating an new Conceptual Plan for Green Dragon Lake: one which could provide a inspiring example for future Chinese planning, by boldly envisioning an economically and culturally vibrant place capable of meeting the highest global targets for sustainable development.

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The need for viable model of truly sustainable development in China has never been more apparent. Can a 25km2 community grow into a world leading destination and catalyst for green living, education, and commerce?

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The Plan shows a more dense, compact, and mixed land use, more than doubling the built area currently planned, with the understanding that a lower density scenario could also take advantage of many of the phasing and infrastructure advantages shown.

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