Wooden Skyscrapers

Skyscrapers are typically made of steel and concrete. But steel and concrete have a big carbon footprints. What if we make skyscrapers out of wood instead? By using wood we sequester carbon rather than releasing it. See also Cross Laminated Timber and Green Skyscrapers.

The World’s biggest Wooden Skyscraper stands in Norway | Rising 85 meters into the sky
Wooden skyscrapers could be the future for cities | The Economist
Wooden Skyscrapers Are On The Rise – Cheddar Explains
The World’s Tallest Timber Buildings
Michael Green: Why we should build wooden skyscrapers
(Mass Timber Panels)
CLT (aka wooden skyscrapers), explained
Skyscrapers of the Future Will Be Engineered to Copy Nature
Inside Finland’s $130 Million Wooden City
What is Cross Laminated Timber (CLT)?

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