CHINA SWITCHING ON

SOLAR FARMING

AUTHOR, Ken FULLERTON

Renxian Cao, President of Sungrow, claims “Introducing cutting-edge technologies is what we are committed to. We continue to offer better products and solutions to customers all over the world.” The plant is symbolic for the city of Huainan located in the Anhui Provence. The lake, an abandoned coal mine, on which the plant floats, ranges from 4 to 10 metres.

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HEAT ISLAND EFFECT

Planting Trees

AUTHOR, Ken FULLERTON

Worldwide, heat waves account for 12,000 deaths per year while exposure to high levels of air pollution causes up to three million, many of these deaths occur in large urban cities. Planting trees in large urban centres should be viewed as a low-cost solution that can lead to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions as well as improved health levels of societies.

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THE HIGH STREET

DAVID & GOLIATH BATTLE

AUTHOR, Kathryn BUNN

Traditionally the high street has been defined as a retail centre that serves the needs of the local community. There is a powerful change in the thinking of concepts of ‘PLACE’ - it is long-lasting and it comes from a resonant 'PLACE', of vibrant, rich and clear determination of neighbourhoods to connect with physical space and community.

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THE DIGITAL SKIN

FUTURE OF PUBLIC SPACE

AUTHOR, Kathryn BUNN

On April 24th 2017 Transport for NSW (TfNSW) published the first DATASET drawn from Opal card travel information, the open DATA SOURCE to be used by researchers and developers (and many others) to access and innovate and gain insights into the movement of people on the NSW transport network.

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PREFAB & MODULAR

Industry Disruption

AUTHOR, Kathryn BUNN

In May 2017 I was interviewed by The Fifth Estate whilst in Germany on a research field-trip looking at the future of business in the EU Zone post-Brexit and commencing our Global Benchmarking project of prefab-modular construction projects in the UK and EU.

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