34 relations: Architecture of Sydney, Blue Mountains (New South Wales), Botany Bay, Broadway, Sydney, Carlton & United Breweries, Central Park, Sydney, Chippendale, New South Wales, Cogeneration, Eastern Suburbs (Sydney), Flora of Australia, Foster and Partners, Frasers Property Australia, Glebe, New South Wales, Government of New South Wales, Green Building Council of Australia, Hectare, Heliostat, Hydroponics, Introduced species, Jean Nouvel, List of tallest buildings in Sydney, London, Membrane bioreactor, Mixed-use development, Net (economics), New South Wales, Paris, Patrick Blanc, PTW Architects, Reclaimed water, Sekisui House, Sydney, The Mark (Sydney), Watpac.
The Architecture of Sydney is not characterised by any one architectural style, but by an extensive juxtaposition of old and new architecture over the city's 200-year history, from its modest beginnings with local materials and lack of international funding to its present-day modernity with an expansive skyline of high rises and skyscrapers.
The Blue Mountains are a mountainous region and a mountain range located in New South Wales, Australia.
Botany Bay, an open oceanic embayment, is located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, south of the Sydney central business district.
Broadway is a road in inner city Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Carlton & United Breweries (CUB Pty. Ltd.) is an Australian brewing company.
Central Park is a major mixed-use urban renewal project in Sydney, Australia located on Broadway in the suburb of Chippendale.
Chippendale is a small inner-city suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on the southern edge of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Sydney.
Cogeneration or combined heat and power (CHP) is the use of a heat engine or power station to generate electricity and useful heat at the same time.
The Eastern Suburbs is the metropolitan region directly to the east and south-east of the central business district in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The flora of Australia comprises a vast assemblage of plant species estimated to over 20,000 vascular and 14,000 non-vascular plants, 250,000 species of fungi and over 3,000 lichens.
Foster + Partners is a British international studio for architecture and integrated design, with headquarters in London.
Frasers Property Australia is a diversified property group with activities across Australia covering the development of residential land, housing and apartments, commercial, retail and industrial properties, and property management.
Glebe is an inner-western suburb of Sydney.
The Government of New South Wales, also referred to as the New South Wales Government or NSW Government, is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of New South Wales.
The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA), established in 2002, is a not-for-profit industry association that promotes sustainability in the built environment.
The hectare (SI symbol: ha) is an SI accepted metric system unit of area equal to a square with 100 meter sides, or 10,000 m2, and is primarily used in the measurement of land.
A heliostat (from helios, the Greek word for sun, and stat, as in stationary) is a device that includes a mirror, usually a plane mirror, which turns so as to keep reflecting sunlight toward a predetermined target, compensating for the sun's apparent motions in the sky.
Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture, the method of growing plants without soil, using mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent.
An introduced species (alien species, exotic species, non-indigenous species, or non-native species) is a species living outside its native distributional range, which has arrived there by human activity, either deliberate or accidental.
Jean Nouvel (born 12 August 1945) is a French architect.
Sydney, the largest city in Australia, is home to 1,168 completed high-rise buildings, the most in an Australian city.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Membrane bioreactor (MBR) is the combination of a membrane process like microfiltration or ultrafiltration with a biological wastewater treatment process, the activated sludge process.
Mixed-use development is a type of urban development that blends residential, commercial, cultural, institutional, or entertainment uses, where those functions are physically and functionally integrated, and that provides pedestrian connections.
A net (sometimes written nett) value is the resultant amount after accounting for the sum or difference of two or more variables.
New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Patrick Blanc (born June 3, 1953, Paris) is a French botanist, working at the French National Centre for Scientific Research, where he specializes in plants from tropical forests.
PTW Architects is an Australian architecture firm founded in Sydney in 1889.
Reclaimed or recycled water (also called wastewater reuse or water reclamation) is the process of converting wastewater into water that can be reused for other purposes.
is one of Japan's largest homebuilders.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Mark is one of the three complexes of Central Park Development near Sydney Central Business District, which comprises residential, retail and commercial.
Watpac is an Australian construction and civil engineering company.