The biggest building in the world will illuminate and heat the "artificial sun"
I can’t stop to be amazed at what is going on in China. For the mere 20 years China transformed itself from mainly agrarian and backward country to the world leader in every respect!
In Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan Province in southwest China,the construction of the largest building in the world comming to the end.
According to the news agency AFP , the length of the building under the name of "New Century Global Centre", reaches 500 meters, width - 400 meters, height - 100 meters, the total floor area is 1.7 million square feet. m
For comparison, the floor area of the Pentagon, near Washington, DC, almost three times less - 600 thousand square meters. m
Along with office space and meeting rooms, the New Century Global Centre is planned, in particular, the university complex, 2 commercial center, two five-star hotels and a cinema. About 400 thousand square meters. m is designed for retail space.
In New Century Global, among others, will be "artificial sun" shines 24 hours a day. With this developed in Japan by special technology system will be the lighting and heating of the building.