As result of natural catastrophes (earthquakes, floods...) which comes as destroyed houses and fasilities, there is an urgent need in building of earthquake-resistaint houses in seismic dangerous regions.
High efficiently offer for that is building of wooden timber houses. In that case, main constructive elements may be produced on specialized facility, and kit mounting can be done right on the building site.
For mass usage of earthquake-resistaint constructive elements the project should have official justification its seismic safety. Greenside's Medeo timber house project is one of projets which has successfully passed seismic safety tests.
At 23 of March in Saint Petersburg in Business center "Troitskiy" was a meeting of "Own business club" where were discussed problem of energy efficiency in suburban house building. Sergey Dobrego was reporting to the public about American experience in building of energy efficient houses. As example was presented house of Amory Bloch Levins, director of the Rocky Mountain Institute - RMI in Colorado.
In december of 2010 Russian Santa Claus from Great Ustug has payed a visit to Russian polar station Novolazarevskaya in Antarctica. After New years congratulations he was invited in Greenside's Russian Banya to warn up a little...
At 26 of October 2010 the icebreaker “Academician Fedorov” have leaved Saint-Petersburg - 56th Russian Antarctic Expedition began. Participants of expedition are seasonal polar explorers and scientists for work in winter session. The main goal for them is to prepare Ice airdrome and its premises for safe work during Antarctic’s summer season.2010 – 2011 (October – March).