Eerie Video Shows Masdar City–The Sustainable City Of The Future–Has No One In It | Co.Exist


Unlike Songdo, another planned city in South Korea, whose developers bid on public facilities at the beginning of the project (schools, cultural centers, sports fields), Masdar City has bet exclusively on business.

A hundred startups out of 1,500 announced are still in the development stage, while Siemens has offices there and General Electric a showroom.

The result is that life is simply impossible: one must drive many miles to do basic shopping.

via Eerie Video Shows Masdar City–The Sustainable City Of The Future–Has No One In It | Co.Exist | ideas + impact.

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