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Loaei Thabet

Loaei Thabet

Muncie, IN, US

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Aerial View for the Urban Energy Block
Aerial View for the Urban Energy Block
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Urban Energy Block

The purpose of this project is to create a block completely off the grid using a renewable energy source (Geo-Thermal Power Plant) and compatible package of components
Concept:
•    Create an urban node

•    Educational-oriented
plant.

• Expanded energy
distribution.

•    Integration with Transit.
Create more density.

• Promote economic
development.
A block where energy is local, and residential units are not only consumers but also collectors. Physical form of block elements is in response and dialogues with the symbol of the block .The Renewable Energy Power Plant, proximity to the light rail helps create density and promote place making. Walkabilty is not the idea of being able to walk, but attracted to walk through creating the safe, no through traffic, playful pathways, and interesting environment. The block includes, Energy power plant, different types of housings, Pocket Park, Light Rail Stop Station and underground parking lot.

 
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Status: School Project
Location: Indianapolis, IN, US

 
Underground Parking Entry
Underground Parking Entry
House Topology
House Topology
Concept
Concept
Bus Station Detail
Bus Station Detail
Energy Park Sketch
Energy Park Sketch
Power Plant Aerial
Power Plant Aerial

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