The World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Plant, Uncommon Tower Design, and more, in this Week’s Round Up 2/8/16 – 2/12/16

This solar power plant could produce enough energy to power more than one million homes by 2018, reducing carbon emissions by an estimated 760,000 tons per year. This, and more, in this week’s round up of building and construction news.

World's Largest Concentrated Solar Plant Switches On in The Sahara

The Consequences of Skipping Permits

New York Governor Makes Emergency Design-Build Authorization


This building strays from the typical central core design. Rather, the floors are arranged in a manner that is askew. Read about this building, and more, in this week’s round up of architecture and design news.

Uncommon Core: A Proposed Skyscraper Rethinks Tower Design

The Real Challenge For Los Angeles’ New Football Stadium is Everything Around It

London’s ’Shadowless’ Towers

Valerio Dewalt Train Uses Stone and Glass to Build Angular Arts Building in Chicago