Earthly Mission

Bike Paths in Abandoned Tube Tunnels: The London Underline

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The London Underline concept would offer London the first network of subterranean pedestrian and bike paths, powered by energy-generating Pavegen tiles, using backup battery power only when required.

Gensler‘s vision for “disused London Metro lines,” was winner of the London Planning award. Others, like the Guardian in this article, question its practicality. For more information check out the video produced by Gensler (below the map), and decide for yourself.

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Sources: 1, 2, 3



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