The first ever sustainable, carbon-neutral compound development project in Britain, the BedZed, has been developed as a compound housing, office, and business complex.
ㆍBackground and purpose of the development project :
- The complex was developed using zero energy technologies on the site of a former waste water treatment facility (Total area: 16,500m²).
- Various entities, including the low-income class, social work groups, community environmental activist groups, architectural companies, quotation companies, engineers, designing companies, etc., cooperated in development of the new, environmentally-friendly city.
ㆍAimed to realize zero energy
ㆍImprovement of energy efficiency and recycling of water
ㆍEco-friendly transport reducing carbon emission
ㆍAdopting various renewable energy sources, including solar energy
ㆍEnergy saving architecture directed to realize a low-carbon city