Major building expo unveils entry shortlist

The hotly-anticipated World Expo is set to take place in 2017, with the compelling theme of ‘Future Energy’. Architecture firms from around the world have been competing for a place at the show, and 46 shortlisted entries have recently been revealed.

The event will be held in Astana, Kazakhstan, and the buildings constructed will remain in place to improve the city, adding housing, commercial and research facilities, and offices.

As part of the theme, exhibitors have incorporated concepts su