Rendering by HERZOG & DE MEURON/AP/SIPA
People complain now, but in 100 years it will be a much-beloved landmark like the Notre Dame, the Tour Eiffel, the Tour Montparnasse and the Centre Georges Pompidou.
From the article:
“The city’s Green legislators have denounced the tower as a “climatic aberration” that should be abandoned because of its “catastrophic carbon footprint”.”
May as well abandon the whole city while your at it, as there’s no way all of those hundreds of years old buildings are even remotely energy efficient