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Ritzo Law

Ritzo Law

Boston, MA, US

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CLOUDS | An Energy Exchange Platform

Do energy infrastructure and the city have to be separated? Energy infrastructure has always been considered as something that damages the quality of life; often rural areas are sacrificed for the sake of generating energy. With severe repercussions of climate change on the horizon, incorporating renewable energy in our cities should be of utmost importance. How will a city like Hong Kong, with limited land, react to global warming by re-imagining a new physical infrastructure through a canon of previous works that similarly occupy the air? A possibility is to consider the potential of an infrastructure that operates between the scale of the parcel and the scale of the city - a local, block scale system that can retroactively integrate with multiple existing buildings.

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Status: School Project
My Role: Architectural Designer

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