Entopia (Butterfly House (Pg) Sdn Bhd)
28 Mar 2017
ENTOPIA, JALAN TELUK BAHANG, PULAU PINANG
BIGGEST GREEN WALL
With a total of 2064.10 sq. metre area, Entopia hold the new record as the "Biggest Green Wall". Designed to inspire people to experience nature in new way, they bring the best of the insect world and the plant world together for everyone to experience the harmony in nature. Entopia's building facade is pocketed by tens of thousands of plants covering the wall space measuring over 180 metres in length. 88,868 planting pocket of 22 outdoor plant species planted and well maintained were meticulously planned to function as both passive and active environmental system. For the Cocoon spaces, which requires minimal fenestration, the extensive green wall is designed with a passive approach on the west facade to function as a 'living screen' against heat. The filtration system is independently supported by rainwater harvesting as the primary source of water supply.