Lille / France
I use your jeans to insulate your house
70 million jeans are thrown away every year in France and so the founder of the ‘Relais’ wanted to do something about it. He’s created a production chain that upcycles this high quality cotton fibre. An excellent example of circular economy.
I invented the theory of economic symbiosis in order to regenerate the planet and society
Je suis le maire de la première ville des Etats-Unis alimentée à 100% par les énergies renouvelables
Jacques Albert Roussel
Je récupère les eaux de pluie pour permettre aux entreprises des économies en eau
18 April 2019
TAMMY DUNAKIN - " Je loue mes chèvres pour tondre vos pelouses "
2 May 2017
We are proud to announce our partnership with Eiffage, European leader in construction, as part of the first Shamengo Villa in Bordeaux. The decision to share resources and talents often stems from a story of personal encounters. Hervé Lapastoure, real estate director of Eiffage Sud Ouest, has played a formidable role as a go-between, and […]
16 May 2016
In France, the housing sector represents over 20% of greenhouse gas emissions. The use of maritime shipping containers has been put forward as a solution to provide transportable, recyclable and low-cost dwellings. But their energy performance leaves much to be desired.
13 April 2016
According to disruptive technology researcher Chris Arkenberg, future cities will be built by drones, bacteria and 3D printers and modelled on plant architecture. His predictions in a recent article have us even more excited about the Shamengo Villa project.
23 March 2016
The 27th-annual MIPIM was held in Cannes March 15-18. Shamengo took part as the special guest of the Bordeaux Métropole, which hosted a booth at the event. For Catherine Berthillier, it was an opportunity to present the Shamengo Villa project to some of the 23,000 visitors.