Monthly Archives: January 2012

Solar Flower Power

click image for source Haim Dotan Architects helped to design this concentrated solar power flower by Aora, inspired by the shape of a tulip. The first one pictured above was constructed on 0.5acre (2,000sq.m.) of land at Kibbutz Samar. They … Continue reading

Nature Offers Another Lesson to the Solar Power Industry (go biomimicry!)

image from Torresol Energy We’ve written about Fibonacci Series before here on bLAGI. So it does not come as a great surprise to us that the layout of heliostats (solar-tracking mirrors) around a solar power tower could benefit from the … Continue reading

2012 LAGI|NYC is now LIVE!

click image to enter Happy New Year! We’re kicking off 2012 by launching the latest design competition with $20,000 in total prize award money. Registration is free and you have until July 1, 2012 to submit your design. Here’s a … Continue reading