November 24th, 2023
A spirit of optimism in Rotterdam at the first Solar Biennale. Photo: V8 Architects.
Series of publications by Hochparterre on solar architecture – May 2023
New urban visions are needed
- The city is becoming a power station – let’s design it together
- Solar expansion puts urban planning and urban design under pressure
- Solar designer Pauline van Dongen on the first Solar Biennale
Countless roofs and façades in urban areas are suitable for photovoltaic systems. But a strong solar expansion is not just a question of quantity, the quality and thus the design is also under discussion. What does this development mean for town and villagescapes? Issue 7 of the ‘Solaris’ series looks for answers in a situation of upheaval.
The publication is not available in English, but is available in German, French and Italian as a print or PDF version.