Quotes of the Day

The lobby and main stairwell at the new North American headquarters for HSBC, June 27, 2008, in Mettawa, Ill.
Thursday, Jul. 03, 2008

Open quoteWe want to control the sun.Close quote

  • a Chicago architect, on HSBC's environment-friendly Illinois office building, which collects and reuses rainwater, grows vegetation on the roof and adjusts heating based on solar intensity
Photo: Sally Ryan / The New York Times | Source: International Herald Tribune