ecotecture

ecotecture

(ˈiːkəʊˌtɛktʃə)
n
(Architecture) a type of architecture based on concern for ecological principles such as sustainability and environmental impact
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Bangladeshi engineering consulting firm - Studio Ecotecture Limited has inked a MoU with Al Badi Trading and Cont Est.
A release from the Bangladesh embassy says that a trade delegation, led by HE Shaikh Ali bin Abdullah bin Ali Al Badi, Member of Oman Majlis A'Shura and Chairman of Al Badi Group, recently (August 28-31, 2012) visited Bangladesh and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Bangladeshi counterpart (Studio Ecotecture Limited) to provide professional services in the fields of engineering, construction, infrastructure and the allied sectors or any other areas of mutual interest.
Those concerned for the planet's future may enjoy ecotecture - buildings designed around their environmental impact.
In its own interlocking, unfolding segments, it draws upon ecological awareness and nature's architecture to such an extent that I want to coin a term for what is happening, to suggest that Rivers and Mountains Without End is an ecotecture, a habitat-structure.