35-Story Carbon Neutral Timber Skyscraper Proposed for Paris

Vancouver architect Michael Green is a world leader in designing and building tall buildings out of wood and has co-authored the definitive book on the subject, called The Case For Tall Wood Towers. It has caused a stir among architects since it was first published in 2012. Now, in partnership with French architects DVVD Paris and […]

The Skyscrapers of the Future will be Made of Wood

by Peter Wilson, The Conversation Vancouver-based architect Michael Green was unequivocal at a conference at which I heard him speak a while ago: €œ”We grow trees in British Columbia that are 35 storeys tall, so why do our building codes restrict timber buildings to only five storeys?” Follow up: True, regulations in that part of […]