Category Archives: Opinion

Linear City.

Linear City.  Again!  A concept that purports to solve the human problem.  The human problem is that we impact negatively on nature, on our world and on our own prospects for survival.  The problem solved is very clearly that we live with nature and not in control, for if anything of the past year has…
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Linear or Circular

Linear or Circular. A linear economy is a straight line where that discarded is forgotten, an economy where consumerism is a requirement.  Products (often including buildings) are produced with a built-in obsolescence and/or an absence of durability that require them to replaced.  We are familiar with the requirement to repurpose old buildings, which when new…
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