About Kosmograd Newsfeed
This is the latest version of the Kosmograd Newsfeed, which has been published since 2005 by Martin Gittins.
The main focus of the blog is architecture and the city, viewed through the lens of Soviet Constructivism, and encompassing themes such as branding and city self-image, Suprematism, disurbanism, space travel, edgelands, borders, landscapes, drosscapes, virtual realities, representations.
I am also a sucker for axonometrics, hexagons and space planes.
About Marty here.
Just been given the go-ahead is the world's largest off-shore windfarm, to be constructed in the Thames Estuary.
The London Array, when completed, is expected to generate enough electricity for a quarter of all the homes in Greater London. Postioned 20 km off the Kent coastline, it will consist of up to 271 turbines.
The only issue now is to stop the Nimby's who don't want the onshore substation anywhere near them.