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by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 2:59 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office
Replies: 46
Views: 3387

[PRO] Re: Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office

Nort wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2024 2:47 pm
Good InDaily piece on this.
https://www.indaily.com.au/news/notes-o ... ion-square
I would call this corruption.
by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 1:34 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [SWP] Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)
Replies: 1048
Views: 336754

[SWP] Re: Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)

EBG wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2024 1:22 pm
What is the function of the big grey shed on the far east side by the botanic gardens ? (see pictures 1 and 3 of LLessor above).
given its covered in plastic, If I had to guess I'd say land decontamination
by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 1:31 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Plantation timber is usually used to build stuff, so counts as carbon capture and storage. One of those pages pointed out that Aleppo Pines don’t form hollows for nesting, and it was an environmental monoculture. They are planting native understory around the solar farm to increase biodiversity and...
by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:40 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office
Replies: 46
Views: 3387

[PRO] Re: Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office

A-Town wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:34 am
Views are a privilege and not a right.
if you pay good money for a beachfront property, then the government decides to close the beach, that's the equivalence we're dealing with here
by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:29 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

aka Glenthorne National Park treeless national park, but do whatever you need to do to score junk time points Plantation timber is usually used to build stuff, so counts as carbon capture and storage. One of those pages pointed out that Aleppo Pines don’t form hollows for nesting, and it was an env...
by abc
Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:25 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office
Replies: 46
Views: 3387

[PRO] Re: Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office

The owner of 2KW has come out against the new tower because it’ll block the view from their rooftop bar. https://www.facebook.com/share/v/whtuFrN8hNXDxNjw/?mibextid=WC7FNe How ridiculous and entitled. not at all his asset has been devalued because of a commercial project which apparently is being a...
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 9:03 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

PD2/20 wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2024 5:36 pm
abc wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2024 4:52 pm
all that vacant baron land on the other side of South Road,
aka Glenthorne National Park
treeless national park, but do whatever you need to do to score junk time points
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 9:00 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4915
Views: 1131619

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

Demolition for the Marion/Cross Road overpasses is continuing, with the old service station on the corner of Marion/Cross being knocked down this afternoon. A number of houses to the North of the tram between Marion/Cross have been fenced off that's going to have an interesting effect on traffic in...
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 4:52 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

all that vacant baron land on the other side of South Road, but instead they put the solar panels where a forest of trees grew... it just doesn't make sense from an environmental point of view
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 4:41 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Are you under the impression that the reason the pine plantation was cut down was to make room for the solar panels? The reason is unimportant. The fact they were cut down and not replaced with new trees, but solar panels instead is contrary to your 'climate science'. Nope it's not, just the straw ...
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 4:25 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

From what I recall, it was always regarded as a commercial pine plantation. I can't access The Advertiser 's beat up but SA Water has a few pages about it too, including: Happy Valley solar project moves forward with community-driven design Happy Valley Solar Panel Installation Fact Sheet I said pl...
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 3:55 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

I was driving up South Road past the Happy Valley reservoir this afternoon and noticed they'd chopped down a whole plantation forest which has been there since I was born and replaced it with solar panels so much for 'green energy' :roll: From what I recall, it was always regarded as a commercial p...
by abc
Tue Apr 16, 2024 1:48 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1588
Views: 378063

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

I was driving up South Road past the Happy Valley reservoir this afternoon and noticed they'd chopped down a whole plantation forest which has been there since I was born and replaced it with solar panels

so much for 'green energy' :roll:
by abc
Mon Apr 15, 2024 7:36 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office
Replies: 46
Views: 3387

[PRO] Re: Festival Plaza Tower 2 | 149m | 38 Levels | Office

:lol: I cannot tell if you're funny or clueless. Ever heard of the "gathered" markets or the Ebenezer night markets? They are packed full of activity. Works in Georgetown, Penang (Adelaide's sister city) and could definitely work in this space. Although it is clear that you probably have ...
by abc
Mon Apr 15, 2024 7:35 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Forum Etiquette
Replies: 21
Views: 892

Re: Forum Etiquette

Beware this Dvious character is a known troll. The hint is in the name. Be very wary of any claims made by Dvious. I would recommend blocking Dvious. How are you still around? Your account should be sent back to the depths of the internet. Flame of Udûn. Go back to the Shadow! You cannot pass!! you...