JEREMY RIFKIN VISITS VERTICAL FOREST

June 13, 2013

Yesterday afternoon, Jeremy Rifkin, the theorist of the third industrial revolution, visited with Stefano Boeri and Manfredi Catella, the CEO of Hines Italy, the site of the vertical forest in Milan.
Appreciating and commenting with amazement the two towers which are already home to more than 700 trees, Jeremy Rifkin has requested information on the performance of the plants in terms of CO2 reduction and the relationship between irrigation and the geothermal heat pumps.

Yesterday afternoon, Jeremy Rifkin, the theorist of the Third Industrial Revolution, visited  the building-site of the Vertical Forest in Milan accompanied by  Stefano Boeri and Manfredi Catella, the CEO of Hines Italy.

Appreciating and commenting with amazement the two towers that already host more than 700 trees, Jeremy Rifkin has requested information on the performance of the plants in terms of CO2 reduction and the relationship between irrigation and the geothermal heat pumps.

 

Ieri pomeriggio, Jeremy Rifkin, il teorico della terza rivoluzione industriale, ha visitato con Stefano Boeri e Manfredi Catella, il CEO di Hines italia, il cantiere del bosco verticale a Milano.
Apprezzando e commentando con stupore le due torri che già oggi ospitano più di 700 alberi, Jeremy Rifkin ha chiesto informazioni sulle prestazioni delle piante in termini di riduzione di CO2 e sul rapporto tra irrigazione e pompe di calore dell’impianto geotermico.