This perforated shading system on the Masdar Institute library building provides shade to pedestrians while allowing cool air to flow through from above.
Based in Philadelphia, Mary Mazzoni is the senior editor of TriplePundit. She is also a freelance journalist with a passion for storytelling and sustainability. Her work has appeared in the Philadelphia Daily News, Earth911, the Huffington Post, Sustainable Brands and the Daily Meal.
Mary is a lifelong vegetarian with an interest in climate resilience, clean tech and social justice. You can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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